Events

Ellison, Obama, King, and the American Dream

The Lionel Trilling Seminar

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.

Participants
  • Featured Speaker Eric Sundquist Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities Johns Hopkins University
  • Respondent Kenneth Warren Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor University of Chicago
  • Respondent Glenn Loury Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences Brown University