IFF 2014 Documentary screening: The Dixie Chicks - Shut up and Sing

Censorship takes many forms. The film follows the Dixie Chicks, a successful all-woman Texas-based country music trio, over a three-year period of intense public scrutiny, fan backlash, physical threats, and pressure from both corporate and conservative political elements in the United States after lead singer Natalie Maines publicly criticised then President of the United States George W. Bush during a live 2003 concert.

Part of the 2014 Carol Spaziani Intellectual Freedom Festival.

Date: Thursday, September 25, 2014
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room A
Staff or Desk Contact: Reference Desk
Contact Phone: 319-356-5200

This event is open to the public.

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