Lecture Series: "Chronicles of War: The Liberation of Manila"

Date: 
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 10:30am to Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:30am
Type: 
Lecture

The Ortigas Foundation Library presents its series of lectures and events from February to March titled "Chronicles of War" commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Manila.

  • 7 February, 11AM - American Military Cemetery Tour with its Deputy Director, Hubert Caloud  Venue: American Military Cemetery, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City (Free Admission, All Slots Taken)
  • 10 February, 6PM - Film showing of selected documentaries commemorating the liberation of the Philippines, Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library (Free Admission)
  • 12 February, 6PM - "Was the Destruction Necessary" A lecture by James Zobel, Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library (Free Admission, All Seats Taken)
  • 16 February, 2:30PM - "President Jose P. Laurel and General Douglas MacArthur" A lecture by James Zobel, Venue: Muralla, Ballroom, Bayleaf Hotel, Manila (Free Admission, All Seats Taken)
  • 18 February, 2PM - "MacArthur's Return, Its Mystique and Notoriety" A lecture by James Zobel, Venue: Charles Parsons Ballroom, Embassy of the United States, Manila (Free Admission, All Seats Taken)
  • 26 February, 6PM - "The War Years: Reminiscences of a Young Boy" A lecture by James Litton, Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library (Free Admission)
  • 5 March, 6PM - "Childhood Reminiscences of Occupied Manila" A lecture by Lourdes Montinola, Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library (Free Admission)
  • 13 March, 8PM - "Music of Peace" The Manila Symphony Orchestra concert, Ticket Fee: P700.00, Venue: Meralco Theater, Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City (Promo: P200 only for first 100 students to register and pay, please present student ID)

Seats are limited, reservation is essential. Please call (632) 631-1231 to 38 locals 187/181/228.