NABOKV-L post 0011984, Mon, 31 Oct 2005 18:37:54 -0800

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Brian Boyd talk at UC Berkeley
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From: "NAIMAN, Eric" <naiman@calmail.berkeley.edu>



There are probably many subscribers in or near the Bay Area who would like
to hear Brian
> Boyd speak at Berkeley about his new work.
> best wishes,
> Eric
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> Evolution and Fiction: The Odyssey
>
> Brian Boyd will speak on Monday, November 7, at 4pm in the Fife Room (3rd
> floor, Wheeler Hall). His talk is co-sponsored by Classics, Comp. Lit.,
> English, Slavic and the Townsend Center.
>
> Brian Boyd, University Distinguished Professor in the Department of
> English at the University of Auckland, has written on American, English,
> Irish, New Zealand and Russian fiction, drama and comics, and many books
> and thousands of pages on Vladimir Nabokov, especially his
> multi-award-winning Vladimir Nabokov: The Russian Years and Vladimir
> Nabokov: The American Years. His work has appeared in eleven languages. He
> has recently been focusing on an evolutionary approach to art, play,
> literature and especially fiction.
>