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American Exceptionalism and the Question of Style

General Programming

dateDecember 8, 2009 timeTuesday, 6:15pm EST location The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room, Columbia University
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated
  • Photo ID required for entry
Two images of America as Columbia from John Gast's American Progress in white, blue, pink, and green tints

Ezra Tawil, English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University, will speak on "American Exceptionalism and the Question of Style." His Columbia colleagues Andrew Delbanco and Ross Posnock will serve as commentators.

  • Ezra Tawil Associate Professor of English University of Rochester
  • Andrew Delbanco Professor, Director of American Studies Columbia University