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12:00 PM, November 3, 2021
Virtual, Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

Uncover Nabokov’s untrustworthy narrator and his controversial tale of “love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.” Presented by Eve Blobaum.

Eve Blobaum, Associate Professor of Sociology, will lead a discussion about the legacy and cultural impact of “Lolita” by Vladimir Nabokov.

This event will be recorded for later viewing.

Upcoming events in the Great Books Lecture Series:

  • February 2, 2022, Monica Hogan will speak on "Parable of the Sower" by Octavia Butler
  • March 2, 2022, Jim McWard will speak on "Journal of the Plague Year" by Daniel Defoe
  • April 6, 2022, Larry Reynolds will speak on "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll

Past Great Books lectures are available for streaming.

The Great Books Mini-Lecture Series is designed to introduce you to watershed texts that have changed their readers’ views of the world.

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