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Treasuring Robinson Crusoe: 300 Years of Adventure Symposium

Fri., Nov. 15, 2019 9:00 a.m. - Fri., Nov. 15, 2019 3:30 p.m.

Location: Luther College -Room 211-

The University of Regina Dr. John Archer Library, in partnership with Luther College, is celebrating the 300th anniversary of the publication of the novel Robinson Crusoe. Written by Daniel Defoe, the book is one of the most widely read and translated works in the English language. The symposium will consist of short presentations by University of Regina faculty (Noel Chevalier, Volker Greifenhagen, Sylvain Rheault, Gerry Sherbert, Troni Grande, Rick Kleer, and Jan Purnis) about various themes in the book. Everyone is welcome and refreshments will be served.

More information:
https://www.uregina.ca/library/about_contact/library_information/announcements_content/2019/919.html

Date ( Add to your Calendar)
Friday, November 15, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location
LC 211 (Luther College)
University of Regina main campus

Contact
Michael Shires
306-585-5418
michael.shires@uregina.ca

Accessibility
The University has a manual wheelchair available on a first-come, first-served basis for use by campus visitors attending events. Please contact the Centre for Student Accessibility at 306-585-4631 or e-mail accessibility@uregina.ca to request use of the wheelchair. Please allow five working days notice before your visit.

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