Clemson University

Lena Hill: "Ralph Ellison and the African American Religious Experience"

Professor Lena Hill, the dean of Washington and Lee University, will be the 2018 Nancy Hardesty Lecturer. She will speak about "Ralph Ellison and the African American Religious Experience." Hill received her Ph.D. from Yale University in English and is the author of "Visualizing Blackness and the Creation of African American Literary Tradition" (Cambridge University Press, 2014) and many other works. The  annual Hardesty lecture is presented in memory of Nancy Hardesty, a past  professor of religion at Clemson and an influential scholar.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Hardin Hall, 100
403 Calhoun Dr., Clemson, SC 29634, USA

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Lectures / Seminars / Speakers, Humanities Hub, General, Diversity and Inclusion


College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Philosophy and Religion

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All Audiences, General Public, Students, Faculty



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