The Humanist Hub is excited to host award-winning filmmaker Lauren Greenfield for a screening and discussion of her new film "Generation Wealth" on Monday, October 1.
How much money is enough? Why do so many of us want so badly to be "rich" - whatever that means? And what should an outstanding education, such as one can receive at MIT or Harvard, teach us about the ethics of wealth?
The Humanist Hub at Harvard and MIT presents a screening and discussion of the provocative and powerful 2018 film, "Generation Wealth," on the second day of a 2-day MIT/Harvard humanist forum, “Capitalism Redefined: A Discussion of Wealth, Inequality & Ethics.” (Read more about the Sunday forum
Lauren Greenfield’s "
is an extraordinary visual history of our growing obsession with wealth. Weaving two and a half decades of work into an epic narrative, Greenfield has created a revelatory cultural documentation of wealth for viewers to explore through a retrospective film, book and exhibition.
Provoking serious reflection, "
is not about the rich, but about the desire to be wealthy, at any cost.
This free screening and discussion, with Greenfield and special guests, will take place from 7-9:30pm on Monday, October 1 at the MIT Media Lab's Bartos Theater.
Sponsored in part by Canon USA.
October 1, 7:00 PM: Bartos Theater, 20 Ames Street Building E15 (
ground floor of the Wiesner Building on MIT campus, Atrium level 02139)
Read more here.
Friday, September 14
, the Secular Society of MIT invites you to their event "Good Without God: MIT's First Secular Chaplain."
7:30pm, MIT 2-190
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