American fiction series continues
Yale College Dean of Academic Affairs Mark Schenker continues his exploration of American fiction in three geographic and cultural areas on Saturday, Sept. 29 in Visions and Versions of America: Three Views from Fiction, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. This session examines the Deep South with a discussion of William Faulkner’s Absalom! Absalom! (1936). The last session is Oct. 6 with a look at the West through Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian (1985). The series consists of an hour’s talk, followed by Q & A. The lecture series has been generously sponsored by an anonymous donor. Registration is highly recommended.