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Monday, October 13 2014
Celebrated book designer Peter Mendelsund considers how readers construct (or fail to construct) visual images in their minds in What We See When We Read.
Thursday, July 17 2014
David Bromwich's Moral Imagination Is an exploration of the relationship between the America national consciousness and political discourse.
Tuesday, May 13 2014
The Rural Gothic in American Popular Culture examines the persistent fear of rural places and their inhabitants in the American collective consciousness.
Monday, April 21 2014
This vigorous interdisciplinary approach brings a revealing new perspective to a well-worn classic of American literature.
Thursday, February 6 2014
The Trip to Echo Spring contemplates the vexed relationship between six great American writers and the alcoholism that undermined their lives.