Literature Discussion: Ilja Wachs on the 19th Century Novel

Acclaimed Sarah Lawrence College faculty member Ilja Wachs commences this new series of talks on literature with his discussion of the 19th Century novel.

Ilja Wachs has taught at Sarah Lawrence College since 1965 and served as the Dean of the College from 1980 to 1985. He has a special interest in nineteenth-century European and English fiction, with an emphasis on psychological and sociological relationships as revealed in works of Dickens, Tolstoy, Dostoevski, Balzac, Stendhal, James, Flaubert, and others.

Sponsored by the Graduate Studies Writing Program

Original event date: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 1:30 pm

Location: Slonim Living Room