George Eliot, Judaism, and Mary Anne Evan, Bicentennial

Date(s) - 11/19/2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Monmouth University Wilson Hall

In this lecture, eminent Eliot scholar and internationally renowned literary critic William Baker takes audiences on a multimedia celebration of Jewish author George Eliot’s life and times. Of special note will be the 200th anniversary of her epic novel Middlemarch.

About the speaker:
William Baker is Emeritus Professor of English and University Libraries at Northern Illinois University. He has authored more than 30 books, including numerous studies of George Eliot and nineteenth-century British literature.