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Author Robert S. Levine to speak at SMU on Oct. 6

Presenting "Frederick Douglass in Fiction: From Harriet Beecher Stowe to John Updike and James McBride"

September 26, 2016

What:

"Frederick Douglass in Fiction: From Harriet Beecher Stowe to John Updike and James McBride" will be presented as part of the SMU's English Department's Gilbert Lecture Series.  
      

Who:

Presented by Robert S. Levine, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland and author of The Lives of Frederick Douglass (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, forthcoming fall 2015); Dislocating Race and Nation: Episodes in Nineteenth-Century American Literary Nationalism (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, cloth and paper, 2008); and Martin Delany, Frederick Douglass, and the Politics of Representative Identity (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997).
      

When:

Oct. 6, 2016
   Reception at 6 p.m.
   Lecture at 6:30 p.m.
      

 Where:

Dedman Life Sciences Building, Room 131
      

Cost:

Free and open to the public.
      

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