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Lecture: Nabokov and Keats

Truth, Beauty — and Violence: Vladimir Nabokov, John Keats, and the Unmentionable. Thurs, April 11, HSS 51, 4:00-5:00pm. Dr. Stanislav Shvabrin (UNC Chapel Hill) A student of the dialogic dimension of literary translation, Stanislav Shvabrin will discuss the ways in which Vladimir Nabokov’s depiction of sexual violence in Lolita (1955) evinces Nabokov’s debt to his interlocutor John Keats. Sponsored by the Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures and the Department of English

Thursday, April 11 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 51
1115 Volunteer Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37996

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations

Topic

Humanities & Social Sciences

Audience

General Public, Current Students, Faculty & Staff

Website

https://mfll.utk.edu/newsitem.php?new...

Department

English

Contact Name

Stephen Blackwell

Contact Email

sblackwe@utk.edu

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