Professor to discuss decolonization, national identity in Hawthorne's 'Sketches of England" Apr. 20 in Canton
Monday, April 18, 2011 - 8:57 am

CANTON - St. Lawrence University Professor of English Bruce Weiner will give the 2011 Frank P. Piskor Faculty Lecture, titled "Our Old Home: Decolonization, Displacement and National Identity in Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Sketches of England," Wednesday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m. in Eben Holden.

The event is open to the public, free of charge.

Weiner has been researching the literary expression of alienation, displacement and exile in 19th century America.