Professor Hugh Egan Delivers Robert Ryan Lecture

Hugh Egan, Professor in the department of English, is ending his three-year term as the Robert Ryan Professor of the Humanities, and will deliver a lecture on Friday, May 3, at 4pm in the Handwerker Gallery. His talk is entitled, "Slavery and Self-Reliance: Douglass, Emerson, and the Limits of Metaphor." A reception will follow the talk.  

The new Robert Ryan Professor is Vivian Bruce Conger of the History Department.

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Originally published in Intercom: Professor Hugh Egan Delivers Robert Ryan Lecture.

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