Branka Arsić Lecture

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Date/Time: Monday, March 09, 2015 5:30pm - 7:00pm


Branka Arsić, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University and Visiting Professor of English at Brown University, will present a lecture titled “Swamps, Leaves, Galls: Thoreau on Disease and Decay” on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 5:30 pm in Brown/RISD Hillel, 2nd fl. This talk traces how, in Thoreau, life is a yielding and fragile force that inexplicably endures in a condition of perpetual convalescence.