Upcoming events, Category Lectures

Art Exhibit Opening: “Journeys” by Rosemary Benivegna and Lisa Carlin

Nov 04, 2012 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

“Journeys”, an exhibit of watercolors by Orange resident Rosemary Benivegna and metal sculpture by Branford resident Lisa Carlin, will be held from November 4 to November 28, 2012 at the Willoughby ...

THE ILIAD: Spring Lecture Series @ WWML

Feb 10, 2013 2:00 pm

Mark Schenker will offer a series of six lectures on The Iliad by Homer in the Robert Fagles translation (Penguin, 1990). He will consider the poem as a literary experience, both in the contemporary c...

Summer Lecture Series: Two Groundbreaking Twentieth-Century Poets

Jul 16, 2013 7:00 pm

This summer, Mark Schenker will lecture on a pair of poems by British poet Wilfred Owen and on a pair of poems by American poet Sharon Olds.   Owen (1893-1918) wrote with unflinching candor and deep...

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