The Page-Barbour Lecture Committee is delighted to present Daniel Mendelsohn for our 2018 Page-Barbour Lecture series.
Prof. Mendelsohn is the Charles Ranlett Flint Professor of Humanities at Bard College, and an award-winning memoirist, critic, and translator. He is a frequent contributor The New Yorker, and The New York Review of Books, and the author of the international bestseller The Lost: A Search of Six for Six Million, among a number of other works. His research interests include Classical Greek drama; Homeric Epic; gender and sexuality in the ancient world; history of criticism; and the Classical tradition and its reception.
These lectures will be given February 6-8, 2018 and will be followed immediately by a catered reception.