"Late Modernism & Expatriatism" An Irish Studies symposium hosted by Burns Scholar, Professor Lauren Arrington
Bringing together experts on twentieth-century poetry, fiction, and film, this symposium will investigate how the expatriate experience facilitated changes in style as well as subject. Keynotes by Bonnie Costello ( William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor at Boston University), “'So large, so friendly, and so rich.’ Auden looks at America" and Jed Esty (Vartan Gregorian Professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania), “West of Eden/Erin: Pilgrims and Paupers in John Ford's America.
This event, sponsored by the Center for Irish Programs at Boston College, is free and open to the public but please register to attend at Irish Studies Oct. 14 symposium
Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 9:30am to 6:00pm
Connolly House, Andover Room
Boston College, 300 Hammond Street, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA