Events Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 4:00 - 5:30 pm

Symposium on Colson Whitehead's 'Underground Railroad'

Washburn Auditorium, 11 Phillips Place, Cambridge, MA 02138

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2018-10-24T20:00:00Z 2018-10-24T21:30:00Z UTC Colson Whitehead symposium Three humanities faculty will give presentations related to Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer-prize winning novel "Underground Railroad" in anticipation of his visit to Lesley on Tuesday, Oct. 30. Washburn Auditorium, 11 Phillips Place, Cambridge,, MA 02138
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Three humanities faculty will give presentations related to Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer-prize winning novel "Underground Railroad" in anticipation of his visit to Lesley on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

Tatiana Cruz will speak on the actual underground railroad, Clara Ronderos on the novel's connections to magical realism and Mary Dockray-Miller on classical and canonical literary references in the novel.

Can't make it to the event in person? We'll be live streaming on our Facebook page for those unable to attend: https://facebook.com/events/694181894296687/

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Mary Dockray-Miller