Renaissance Literature: Rebecca Lemon

Renaissance Literature: Rebecca Lemon

USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute
  • Date:
    Saturday, May 4, 2013
  • Time:
    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Venue:
    Huntington Library
  • Room:
    Seaver 3
  • Cost:
    free

Summary:

Rebecca Lemon, associate professor of English in USC Dornsife, is a scholar of Renaissance literature, with a particular interest in theatre, law and political philosophy. For this talk, sponsored by the USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute, she will discuss her paper “Incapacitated Will: Shakespeare, Law and the Dilemma of Drunkenness.”

Description:

Rebecca Lemon, USC

"Incapacitated Will: Shakespeare, Law and the Dilemma of Drunkenness"

Afternoon panel of EMSI Dissertation Fellows:
Penelope Geng, Meghan Davis Mercer, and Matthew Smith

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