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Inaugural Talk: "Lit Up"

November 18, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm  |  Stevenson Fireside Lounge


VilashiniWhat first turned your professors into readers? What do they read for pleasure, and why? Come find out at “LIT UP,” a new series of informal talks by UCSC Literature professors specifically for the undergraduate community, and open to everyone.

The inaugural LIT UP event is “Welcome to the Jungle: Conrad and Me,” with Professor Vilashini Cooppan, on Monday, November 18 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in Humanities 1, room 210.

Professor Cooppan was honored with a campuswide Excellence in Teaching Award in 2013. Her courses this year include LTEL 190L/Studies in English Language Literature: Trauma, History, Memory; LTWL 115A/Fiction in a Global Context: Postcolonial Novel; and LIT 101/Theory and Interpretation: Race/Colonialism/Ethnicity.

Questions, discussion, and light refreshments will follow the talk. We look forward to seeing you there!


November 18, 2013
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Stevenson Fireside Lounge
Humanites 1 University of California, Santa Cruz Cowell College
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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