Tonight at 8:00 pm at Russell House, The English Majors committee is proud to host Christopher Benfey, Mellon Professor of English at Mount Holyoke College, who will give a lecture entitled: “WHO CARES WHO SLEPT WITH EMILY DICKINSON: Reflections on Literary Biography”
Benfey is an esteemed authority on modern and early 20th-century American Literature. His reviews have been published in the New York Time Sunday Book Review and The New Republic. He has also contributed criticism to the on-line magazine Slate and Travel + Leisure. His recent publications include A Summer of Hummingbirds (Penguin 2008) andThe Great Wave (Random House 2003).
When: Tonight, Tuesday, March 3 at 8 pm
Where: Russell House