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Men & Women: Talking Together

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Men & Women: Talking Together

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
Deborah Tannen, Robert Bly
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a B

Quality conversation on provocative topics can provide an amiable, insightful entertainment, as Men & Women: Talking Together, an hour-long sitdown between gender polemicists Deborah Tannen (You Just Don’t Understand) and Robert Bly (Iron John) shows. Taped before a live, question-tossing audience at New York City’s Cooper Union, the discussion’s subjects include male/female conversational rituals, the politics of shame, and comforting as a power device. Maybe you’ve heard it all before, but never with such clubby charm. B

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