When: Mon., April 29, 8 p.m. 2013
Word nerds unite under the wings of Seth Lerer, distinguished professor of literature and dean of arts and humanities at the University of California, San Diego, who gives the final installment of the President's Lecture Series. His lecture is called "The Verve: Humanism, Scholarship and Modern Life," and he uses it to explain how the study of literature and history allow us to understand the present. Dennison Theatre. 8 PM. Free.