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Emerson and the Literary Landscape of Optimism
November 17, 2018
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dudley H. Davis Center
Please note: This talk is part of our Fall Conference 2018. You must have registered for the conference to attend this event.
Emerson’s optimism remains revolutionary. Mary Lou Kete discusses the intersection of Emerson’s legendary faith in the future of America and his faith in the power of poetry.
Led by: Mary Lou Kete, University of Vermont Professor of English