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All the President's Men SCREENING SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2 P.M.

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The Harry Ransom Center and the Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Presidential Library present a screening of All the President's Men (1976) on Saturday, April 16, at 2 p.m. in the LBJ Auditorium. The Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers reside at the Ransom Center, and materials related to the film and Watergate scandal are currently on display as part of the Center's exhibition Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-First Century.

Starring Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman, the film follows the story of Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein as they uncover the details of the Watergate scandal that led to President Nixon's resignation.

Please be aware that the LBJ Auditorium has limited seating. Line forms upon arrival of the first person, and doors open 45 minutes in advance. No ticket is required for this screening.

A small group of materials from the Ransom Center's Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers will also be on display at the LBJ Library from April 15 through April 29. Titled "All the President's Men: Newsroom to Big Screen," the display will include reporting notes, book drafts, film scripts, the contract signing over film rights to Robert Redford and other materials that trace the Watergate story from reporting to book to film.

LBJ Library Auditorium


"Could the media break a story like Watergate today?" DISCUSSION THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2 P.M.

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The Harry Ransom Center and the Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Presidential Library present a panel of prominent journalists and commentators as they ask "Could the media break a story like Watergate today?" The event takes place on Thursday, April 21, at 2 p.m. in the LBJ Library Auditorium.

Panelists include Peter Baker of The New York Times, Dana Priest of The Washington Post, Mark Miller of The Texas Tribune, Bob Woodward, and Carl Bernstein. The panel will be moderated by Glenn Frankel, Director of the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin. The Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers reside at the Ransom Center, and materials related to the film and Watergate scandal are currently on display as part of the Center's exhibition Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-First Century.

A small group of materials from the Ransom Center's Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers will also be on display at the LBJ Library from April 15 through April 29. Titled "All the President's Men: Newsroom to Big Screen," the display will include reporting notes, book drafts, film scripts, the contract signing over film rights to Robert Redford and other materials that trace the Watergate story from reporting to book to film.

Space is limited, and tickets are required. Limit two tickets per person. Tickets guarantee a place in line, but do not guarantee admission to the event. Line forms upon arrival of the first patron, and doors open 45 minutes in advance of the program.

Tickets for the 2 p.m. panel are free and will be available beginning Monday, April 4.

All tickets for this event have been distributed. The stand-by line forms upon arrival of the first patron on April 21st. Doors open at 1:15. Just before the program begins, patrons in the stand-by line will be admitted to the Auditorium to fill any empty seats. Admission is not guaranteed.

In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the release of the film All the President's Men, the Ransom Center is hosting a series of Watergate-related events. This panel will be followed by an event with Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein in which they will discuss the film All the President's Men (1976) and its legacy at 6 p.m. at the LBJ Library Auditorium. (Note: Tickets specifically for the 2 p.m. event are valid only for this event and cannot be used for the 6 p.m. event.)

On Saturday, April 16, at 2 p.m., the Harry Ransom Center and the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library will present a screening of All the President's Men (1976) in the LBJ Auditorium.

LBJ Library Auditorium


Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, and Robert Redford: All the President's Men DISCUSSION THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 6 P.M.

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Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, and Robert Redford discuss the film All the President's Men (1976) and its legacy in celebration of the 35th anniversary of its release on Thursday, April 21, at 6 p.m. at the LBJ Library Auditorium. The Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers reside at the Ransom Center, and materials related to the film and Watergate scandal are currently on display as part of the Center's exhibition Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-First Century.

A small group of materials from the Ransom Center's Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers will also be on display at the LBJ Library from April 15 through April 29. Titled "All the President's Men: Newsroom to Big Screen," the display will include reporting notes, book drafts, film scripts, the contract signing over film rights to Robert Redford and other materials that trace the Watergate story from reporting to book to film.

Space is limited, and tickets are required. Limit two tickets per person. Tickets guarantee a place in line, but do not guarantee admission to the event. Line forms upon arrival of the first patron, and doors open 45 minutes in advance of the program.

Tickets for the 6 p.m. event are free and will be available beginning Monday, April 4.

All tickets for this event have been distributed. The stand-by line forms upon arrival of the first patron on April 21st. Doors open at 5:15. Just before the program begins, patrons in the stand-by line will be admitted to the Auditorium to fill any empty seats. Admission is not guaranteed.

In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the release of the film All the President's Men, the Ransom Center is hosting a series of Watergate-related events. This event will be preceded by a 2 p.m. panel of prominent journalists and commentators who will explore the question "Could the media break a story like Watergate today?" in the LBJ Library Auditorium. Please note that tickets specifically for the 6 p.m. event are valid only for this event and cannot be used for the 2 p.m. event.

On Saturday, April 16, at 2 p.m., the Ransom Center and the LBJ Library will present a screening of All the President's Men (1976) in the LBJ Auditorium.

LBJ LIBRARY AUDITORIUM


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