Location

Panel 29: Kearney 323

Start Date

27-10-2012 3:00 PM

End Date

27-10-2012 4:30 PM

Description

Susan Orlean’s recent book on the phenomenon of Rin Tin Tin has rekindled this author’s interest in “Rinty” and our fascination with animal heroes, particularly dogs. How does Rinty work as a hero? What does Rinty tell us about ourselves?

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Oct 27th, 3:00 PM Oct 27th, 4:30 PM

WOOF: Rin Tin Tin and the Hero Dogs

Panel 29: Kearney 323

Susan Orlean’s recent book on the phenomenon of Rin Tin Tin has rekindled this author’s interest in “Rinty” and our fascination with animal heroes, particularly dogs. How does Rinty work as a hero? What does Rinty tell us about ourselves?