Dartmouth Events

1917 Centennial Series: Barbara Will, Associate Dean of the Arts & Humanities

World War I, Red Cross Propaganda, and the Making of Ernest Hemingway

Thursday, October 19, 2017
4:30pm-6:00pm
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

1917 Centennial Series

Professor Will explores the American Red Cross during World War I and its role in forming the modernism of Ernest Hemingway.

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Barbara Will,

A. and R. Newbury Professor of English, Associate Dean of Arts and Humanities

Will specializes in twentieth-century literature, culture, and history, with a comparative emphasis upon Anglo-American and French modernism.  She teaches core courses in these areas, as well as in literary and feminist theory and theories of cosmopolitanism.  Her current book project considers how expatriate writers responded to the Vichy regime in France.

Sponsors: The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, The Leslie Center for the Humanities, The Political Economy Project, The Department of Government, The Department of Russian, The Department of History, and The Department of Film and Media Studies.

 

For more information, contact:
Sharon Tribou-St. Martin

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.