The Lionel Trilling Seminar

Changing Places: From the Reign of the Novel to the Rise of Film Culture in Post-War America

Tuesday, May 1, 2012  6:15pm The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room

Notes

This event is free and open to the public.

No registration or tickets necessary.

Seating is on a first come, first served basis.

Photo ID required for entry.

The Spring 2012 Lionel Trilling Seminar will feature Morris Dickstein, Distinguished Professor of English and Senior Fellow at the Center for the Humanities, CUNY Graduate Center, and author, most recently, of Dancing in the Dark: A Cultural History of the Great Depression (2009). He will speak on "Changing Places: From the Reign of the Novel to the Rise of Film Culture in Post-War America." Responding will be Mark Greif, Assistant professor of Literary Studies at the New School, and Maria DiBattista, Professor of English at Princeton University.

Participants

  • Featured Speaker

    Morris Dickstein

    Distinguished Professor of English and Theatre

    City University of New York

  • Respondent

    Maria DiBattista

    Professor of English

    Princeton University

  • Respondent

    Mark Greif

    Assistant Professor, Literary Studies

    The New School

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