Voltaire's Coffee: Dr. Elizabeth Scala: Shakespeare's Debt to Chaucer
Wed, November 18, 2009 • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM • The Joynes Reading Room, Carothers 007 (CRD) enter through the east doors off the Quad
Elizabeth Scala is an Associate Professor in the English Department where she teaches courses on Chaucer, medieval romance and pre-modern British literature. Most recently, she has edited _The Post-Historical Middle Ages_ and is finishing a book on desire and the practice of misreading in Chaucer's _Canterbury Tales_, as well as a number of essays on Shakespeare's familiarity with Chaucer's works. She co-teaches a popular Research Methods course in Plan II each Fall.
Light refreshments will be provided.