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The Man Who Fell to Earth: Tribute to David Bowie and Nicolas Roeg

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The Man Who Fell to Earth: Tribute to David Bowie and Nicolas Roeg

The Man Who Fell to Earth: A Film and Book Tribute to David Bowie and Nicolas Roeg Join Culture Connection in celebrating two British artistic geniuses: Nicolas Roeg (1928-2018) and David Bowie (1947-2016). First there will be a film screening of Roeg’s sci-fi cult classic “The Man Who Fell to Earth” (1976) followed by a Q&A with authors Susan Compo and Joseph Lanza. Compo penned Earthbound: David Bowie and The Man Who Fell To Earth whilst Lanza wrote Fragile Geometry: The Films, Philosophy, and Misadventures of Nicolas Roeg

Susan Compo is the author of Earthbound: David Bowie and The Man Who Fell to Earth, Warren Oates: A Wild Life, as well as three works of fiction plus some music and sports journalism. A fanzine she did during punk’s heyday is in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She lives within running distance of Los Angeles.

Joseph Lanza is the author of Fragile Geometry: The Films, Philosophy, and Misadventures of Nicolas Roeg and Phallic Frenzy: Ken Russell and His Films.

 


Event Details

    Jan. 30, 2019 - Jan. 30, 2019
    05:00 PM - 08:00 PM