Rüdiger Campe (May 1) & John Lyons (May 8)

Will give lectures on early modern culture in CLIT30B, 9:30-10:45am (Girvetz 1004).

Professor Rüdiger Campe (Yale University) and Professor John D. Lyons (University  of Virginia) will give lectures on the question on "Fortune, Chance and Randomness in  European literature from the Renaissance to Diderot" (the topic of CLIT30B this quarter). Their guest-lectures are open to all students and faculty, in addition to students enrolled in CLIT30B.

Professor Campe will talk on "The Game of Probability" on May 1, 9:30-10:45am, in Girvetz 1004.
Professor Lyons will talk on "Randomness,  Fortune, and Faith in early modern France" on May 8, 9:30-10:45am, in Girvetz 1004.

Please see below the attached poster for more information.

These lectures are co-sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, the Graduate Center for Literary Research, the Early Modern Center, the Departments of English, French & Italian, Germanic, Slavic & Semitic Studies, and the College of Letters and Science (the Humanities & Fine Arts Division).


date of event: 

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 09:45


Girvetz 1004