Remembering World War I, a poetry reading and lecture by Dean of Wilkinson College Patrick Quinn and Jennifer Keene, Professor of History.

The program will look at the causes, the activities, and the results of the events of 1914—1918 which brought about catastrophic changes not only in Europe and North America but throughout the world. Interspersed with the historical narrative of the war will be a reading of British soldier-poets’ responses to the events in the field in which they participated. Poems from Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon, and Robert Graves will be showcased.

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010
TIME: 5 p.m.
LOCATION: Waltmar Theatre