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Interpreting Capitalism Film Series: The Queen of Versailles

Date: Mon. October 14th, 2013, 1:00 pm-1:00 pm

385_Robert_Spadoni_06A whimsical documentary that offers an off-center view of a billionaire couple as they begin construction on a mansion inspired by the French palace of Versailles. The film chronicles how their empire–fueled by the real estate bubble and cheap money–falters due to the economic crisis. Introduced by Robert Spadoni, Associate Professor of English, CWRU.

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