‘The Metamorphic Worlds of Early Modern Literature’

Friday, April 12 | 4-5:15 p.m. | Comstock Memorial Union 205

Dr. Seth Lerer
Distinguished Professor of Literature
The University of California at San Diego
Keynote Address for the 27th Annual Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature

Recipient of Guggenheim, NEH, Huntington Library, and other fellowships and grants, Lerer has published and edited a dozen books, as well as many articles and reviews, in Medieval and Renaissance Studies, philology, the history of scholarship, and children’s literature. Holder of a National Book Critics Circle Award, The Beatrice White Prize of the English Association, the Harry Levin Prize of the American Comparative Literature Association, and the Truman Capote Prize in Criticism, he has recently published Tradition: A Feeling for the Literary Past (Oxford, 2016) and Shakespeare’s Lyric Stage (Chicago, 2018).

Sponsored by the College of Humanities and Social Science, Comstock Fund, and Faculty Development, Concordia College.

Free and open to the public.

For further information, contact Dr. Stephen Hamrick, Department of English at hamrick@mnstate.edu.