CityViews 10/03/12: “Escape from Camp 14”/”Your Land/My Land: Election ‘12″

 

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“Escape from Camp 14” tells the story of the only person to have been born and raised in a North Korean prison camp – and to have escaped to the West. On Wednesday, author and journalist Blaine Harden joins us to describe life in the world’s most repressive regime and how one man survived.

Guest:

  • Blaine Harden

Blaine Harden will be signing copies of his book “Escape from Camp 14” on Wednesday, Oct. 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Weller BookWorks in Trolley Square, Salt Lake City. The event is sponsored by the Salt Lake Committee on Foreign Relations.

 

 

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As Election Day approaches, a noted artist is urging Americans to examine their political allegiances and think about the ideologies that divide politics today. Jonathan Horowitz’s “Your Land/My Land: Election ‘12” is showing at six venues across the country, including the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art in Salt Lake City. On Wednesday, we talk with Horowitz about political conversation and consciousness in the U.S. today.

Guests:

  • Jonathan Horowitz

“Your Land/My Land: Election ‘12” opens Friday, Oct. 5 and will run through Saturday, Nov. 24 at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA), 20 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City.

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