An associate professor in the Writing Program at Columbia University, Victor LaValle is the author of the “The Changeling,” an update of the traditional fairy tale, and the comic book “Victor LaValle’s DESTROYER,” a modern-day take on the Frankenstein legend that explores issues of race and identity.
PRE-LECTURE RECEPTION: 5:45 p.m.
LECTURE: 7:00 p.m.
LaValle’s talk is supported through funding from the Office of the Provost: Distinguished Visiting Scholar Program. Additional sponsors: Washington University Libraries, the Assembly Series, the Center for the Humanities, the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, the Department of English, the Kemper Art Museum, and Left Bank Books.