"James Joyce: Man of Letters?" Lecture by Kevin Dettmar
Tuesday, Oct. 17, 5:30 p.m.
Ideal Accelerator, Falvey Library
Kevin Dettmar, PhD, W.M. Keck professor of English and chair of the English Department at Pomona College, presents on the influential Irish writer James Joyce, in "James Joyce: Man of Letters?" In his lecture, Dr. Dettmar explores correspondence and communication in Joyce's works such as Ulysses and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and contrasts them with the writer’s personal letters. Dr. Dettmar offers insight into how Joyce's personal correspondence is critical in understanding his fiction. This event is free and open to the public.