Film, Video Vaclav Havel: The Emperor Has No Clothes

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Title

  • Vaclav Havel: The Emperor Has No Clothes

Summary

  • Vaclav Havel, playwright and one of Europe's leading political, moral and intellectual leaders, delivered a major lecture on human rights, "The Emperor has No Clothes," in the Library's Coolidge Auditorium. The lecture focused on countries such as Cuba, China, Belarus and Burma. Havel has occupied the Kluge Chair for Modern Culture in the Library's John W. Kluge Center since early April.

Contributor Names

  • Library of Congress
  • John W. Kluge Center (Library of Congress), sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2005-05-24.

Subject Headings

  • -  Biography, History
  • -  Government, World Affairs
  • -  Government, Law
  • -  human rights, Vaclav Havel

Notes

  • -  Classification: History (General) and History of Europe.
  • -  Classification: Law.
  • -  Classification: Political Science.
  • -  Vaclav Havel, and others.
  • -  Recorded on 2005-05-24.
  • -  Kids, Families.
  • -  Researchers.
  • -  Teachers.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021687691

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body John W. Kluge Center. Vaclav Havel: The Emperor Has No Clothes. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -05-24, 2005. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687691/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & John W. Kluge Center, S. B. (2005) Vaclav Havel: The Emperor Has No Clothes. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -05-24. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687691/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body John W. Kluge Center. Vaclav Havel: The Emperor Has No Clothes. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -05-24, 2005. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021687691/>.