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 April 16, 2015

Ferrari Humanities Symposia lecture with Lynn Enterline scheduled for April 23rd

Enterline lecture flierLynn Enterline, Nancy Perot Mulford Professor of English at Vanderbilt University will present "Against Teleology: On the Passions of Nymphs and Barbarians" on Thursday, April 23rd, at 5:00PM in the Welles-Brown Room.

Professor Enterline is a Renaissance scholar whose current work considers how epic poets criticized, through the impassioned speeches of their female and non-European speakers, the typically nationalistic and civic aims of the genre. She also has written extensively on Renaissance educational practices, love poetry, and drama.