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Arvada Center

Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities presents:
Rocky Flats: Then and Now-25 Years After The Raid

June 6, 2014 Presentation
An Introduction Welcome and Overview

+ Philip Sneed, Executive Director, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities
+ Len Ackland, author, "Making a Real Killing: Rocky Flats and the Nuclear West"
+ Dr. Kennette Benedict
+ Charles Church McKay
+ LeRoy Moore
+ Jack Weaver


June 7, 2014 Presentation
Secrecy and its Fallout - Panel Discussion

+ Dorothy Day Ciarlo, Ph.D., retired clinical psychologist and oral historian, moderator
+ Judy Danielson, Rocky Flats peace activist
+ Ken Freiberg, former Rocky Flats worker
+ Jon Lipsky, former FBI agent and leader of the Raid team
+ Nat Miullo, Former Environmental Protection Agency Inspector at Rocky Flats


June 7, 2014 Presentation
Imagining the Real: Art and Rocky Flats -- Performance and Conversation

+ Moderator: Bryan Taylor, Professor, Department of Communication, University of Colorado Boulder

+ Robert Del Tredici, Photographer of nuclear sites

+ Barbara Donachy, Ceramic artist and peace activist

+ John Craig Freeman, New media professor and augmented reality artist

+ Carole Gallagher, author, "American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War"

+ Kristen Iversen, Author, "Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats"

+ Patrick Malone, Poet and peace activist

+ Tom Mayer, author, "Rocky Flats: A Nuclear Musical"

+ Eric Wright, Song writer and peace activist

+ Anne Waldman, poet; Co-Founder, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics


June 7, 2014 Presentation
Keynote Panel - The Raid in Retrospect

+ Patty Limerick, moderator, University of Colorado
+ John Lipsky, Former FBI agent and leader of raid team
+ Roy Romer, former Governor of Colorado (1987-1999)
+ David Skaggs, former Congressman, Colorado (1987-1999)


June 8, 2014
3:30-5:00 p.m.
What Do We Know Today about
Contamination from Rocky Flats? - Panel Discussion

+ Moderator, Len Ackland, author, "Making a Real Killing: Rocky Flats and the Nuclear West"

+ David Abelson, Executive Director, Rocky Flats Stewardship Council

+ Niels Schonbeck, Chemistry Professor, University of Colorado Denver and Regis University

+ Carl Spreng, Rocky Flats Legacy Management Agreement Coordinator for the Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment

Sunday, June 8, 2014
1:00-2:30 p.m.
What Do We Know about Rocky Flats
Workers' Health Issues, 25 Years Later? - Panel Discussion

+ Participating moderator: Laura Frank, Vice President, News, Rocky Mtn. PBS and Executive Director, I-News

+ Terrie Barrie, Founding Member, Alliance of Nuclear Worker Advocacy Groups

+ Lee Newman, MD, Coordinator, medical surveillance program of former Rocky Flats workers


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