Nathaniel Hawthorne by Charles Osgood, 1840

(courtesy of the Peabody Essex Museum)

 

“Why We Still Read Hawthorne 150 Years Later”

Lecture by Dr. Peter Walker, Department of English, Salem State College

 

Sponsored by North Shore Community College and the Peabody Essex Museum as part of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to develop a Website on Nathaniel Hawthorne

 

 

 

 

DATE:                 Thursday, April 17

 

 

 

TIME:                  7-9 pm

Refreshments served before the lecture

 

 

 

LOCATION:       Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum, 132 Essex St., Salem

 

 

Free and open to the public