About this Event
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Set during the Cold War in 1957, the film centers on a young boy named Hogarth Hughes, who discovers and befriends a giant alien robot. With the help of a beatnik artist named Dean McCoppin, Hogarth attempts to prevent the U.S. military and Kent Mansley, a paranoid federal agent, from finding and destroying the Giant.
Guest Panelist: Adam Rodger is an advanced PhD candidate in the KU History department working on Soviet and international history and a major contributor to KU’s Cold War in the Heartland website.