San Jacinto Symposium: Program

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2018 San Jacinto Symposium – “The Texas Revolution in Film”

8:00 am
CHECK-IN
On-site registration
Visit exhibitors
 
8:45 am
Jeff Dunn/Brian Bolinger/Walter Buenger
 
9:00 am
INTRODUCTION
Symposium Moderator
James E. Crisp, Ph.D.
Professor of History, North Carolina State University
 
9:15 am
The Depiction of the Battle of San Jacinto in the Movies 
Frank Thompson
40 minute presentation
15 minute Q&A
 
10:15 am
The Possibilities and Pitfalls of Fictionalizing the Texas Revolution, from Gates of the Alamo to Texas Rising.
Steve Harrigan 
40 minute presentation
15 minute Q&A
 
11:15 am
BREAK – visit our exhibitors
 
The Various Depictions of Davy Crockett
Paul Andrew Hutton
11:30 am
40 minute presentation
15 minute Q&A
 
12:30 pm
LUNCH
Visit exhibitors
 
1:30 pm
Location Scouting, Sets, and Production Issues Related to Texas Revolution Movies Old and New 
Tom Copeland
40 minute presentation
15 minute Q&A 
 
2:30 pm
BREAK – visit our exhibitors
 
2:45 pm
Tales of Making and Advising on the 2004 Movie The Alamo
Steve Hardin, Alan Huffines, Michael Corenblith
45 minute panel discussion
30 minute Q&A
 
3:45 pm
ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
4:00-5:00 pm – Meet the Speakers reception with cash bar