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Ellison, Obama, King, and the American Dream

The Lionel Trilling Seminar

dateApril 15, 2010 timeThursday, 6:15pm EDT location The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium, Columbia University
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Eric Sundquist, Distinguished Professor of English at UCLA, will deliver the Lionel Trilling Seminar on “Ellison, Obama, King, and the American Dream.” Responding will be Kenneth Warren, Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago; and Glenn Loury, Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences at Brown University.