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2017 Fall Lecture

October 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

“Trollope’s Kindness is the title of our 2017 Fall lecture, to be delivered by Professor James R. Kincaid. This year’s Fall Lecture of the Society will be held on Monday, October 9, 2017, at St. Bartholomew’s Church, 109 East 50th Street (the rear/side entrance, between Park and Lexington Avenues), New York, NY. Enter at the red double doors and take the elevator to the third floor, Room 33. The reception will begin at 6:00 p.m., with the talk to start at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 per members and guests ($10 for students or faculty members). We look forward to seeing many of our members, who are welcome to bring guests to this event. Note: Purchasers will not receive a physical ticket to the event, however your name will be added to the attendee list.

JamesKincaidJames R. Kincaid is currently Adjunct Professor at the University of Pittsburgh and Professor Emeritus of English and Aerol Arnold Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Southern California. His publications include Dickens and the Rhetoric of Laughter, Tennyson’s Major Poems, The Novels of Anthony Trollope, and Annoying the Victorians. He has also written four novels, including Lost.

Kincaid has been a Guggenheim Fellow, won teaching awards, and run two prestigious seminars for the National Endowment for the Humanities. He has published in many major scholarly journals and popular periodicals and newspapers, including Critical Inquiry, PMLA, Nineteenth-Century Literature, JEGP, ADE Bulletin, Yale Review, New York Times Book Review, and the New Yorker. He has also served on the editorial boards of PMLA, Victorian Poetry, Nineteenth Century Studies, Dickens Studies Annual, Nineteenth-Century Literature, and the Journal of Narrative and Life History. He has been a consultant to the Guggenheim foundation and received USC’s Raubenheimer Outstanding Senior Faculty Award for Teaching and Scholarship.

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October 9, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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St. Bartholomew’s Church
109 East 50th St, Room 33
New York, NY United States


The Trollope Society