Sharon Cameron, William Kenan Jr. Professor Emerita at Johns Hopkins University, will deliver a lecture on "Tolstoy, Bresson, and the Ground of the Ethical" on Wednesday, March 8, at 5 p.m. in the University Room in Hyde Hall. All are welcome to attend.
"This lecture considers the relation between the sight of death and ethical understanding in Leo Tolstoy's writing and in Robert Bresson's L'argent, a flimic adaptation of Tolstoy's late short story, 'The Forged Coupon.'"
Sharon Cameron's visit is sponsored by Global Cinema Studies, the Institute of Arts and Humanities, and the Department of English and Comparative Literature.