Michael Longley was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in 1939. He was educated at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution and studied Classics at Trinity College. Strongly influenced by the classics, he has alluded to his love of Homer in many of his poems. Early in his career, Longley worked as a schoolteacher in Dublin, London, and […]Find out more »
"The Myth of the Pre-Racial in the Middle Ages." Room 232, Walker Building. Please RSVP by Wed, March 20 at the EventBrite link above. Non-Emerson guests must RSVP to be given security access to the event. Free and open to the public. --- "The Myth of the Pre-Racial in the Middle Ages" Abstract: This talk […]Find out more »
Join us for a celebration of Holi and show you love for some great local authors! Anjali Mitter Duva is an Indian American writer raised in France. She is the author of the bestselling historical novel Faint Promise of Rain. She is also a co-founder of Chhandika, a non-profit organization that teaches and presents India's classical storytelling […]Find out more »
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.