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COWBOY COURAGE: WESTERNS AND THE PORTRAYAL OF BRAVERY

October 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The presentation, based on William Hampes’ book, Cowboy Courage, uses both a discussion about and video clips from film and television Westerns to show how they demonstrate the ways different types of courage (physical, moral and psychological) lead to achieving various virtues and overcoming challenges (redemption, love, friendship and belonging to a community, temperance, authenticity, justice, and growing up and growing old.

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Date:
October 16
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Rock Island Public Library
401 19th St
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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Phone:
(309) 732-7323
Website:
http://www.rockislandlibrary.org/