October, 2018

11Oct19:00CANCELLED: 24th Annual Kimon Friar Lecture by Daniel Mendelsohn19:00

Event Details


Entitled Cavafy’s Homer by Daniel Mendelsohn, Bard College

When: Thursday, October 11, 2018, 19:00

Where: John S. Bailey Library, Upper Level

Organized by: The American College of Greece and the Attica Tradition Foundation, in collaboration with Patakis Publishers

Open to the public / Free admission

Daniel Mendelsohn

Daniel Mendelsohn is a frequent contributor to The New Yorker and The New York Review of Books. His books include the international best seller The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and many other honors; a memoir, The Elusive Embrace, a New York Times Notable Book and a Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year; a translation, with commentary, of the complete poems of C. P. Cavafy; and two collections of essays, How Beautiful It Is and How Easily It Can Be Broken and Waiting for the Barbarians. He teaches literature at Bard College.