Keeping Up with Alice Munro [S-17-36]

Presenter: Robert (Bob) Thacker
Location: SLU: Sullivan Student Center 336
Classes: 3 Sessions 1.5 hours
Dates: Wed 1:30 PM 03/29, 04/05, 04/12

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This course will both introduce Alice Munro and her work, and trace her path to the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Bob Thacker has been studying Munro’s writing since 1973 as a critic and as her biographer. In 2005 Bob published the first extended Munro biography, Alice Munro: Writing Her Lives (revised and updated in 2011). Bob teaches at SLU where he holds the title of “Dana Professor of Canadian Studies.”

Cap: 16

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