University Library Calendar
Books That Shaped America: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Updated 10/9/13)
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Tuesday, October 15 (2013), Bender Library Lobby
Join us for Books that Shaped America, a special series of conversations for the local community and American University students, faculty and staff. The Series features selections from "Books That Shaped America," a list compiled by the Library of Congress. Informal discussions about the extraordinary influence of these books on American society will be led by faculty and staff members from AU. This Series is intended to foster open, constructive conversations about important and enduring themes in civil society.
Professor Lewis Grossman of the Washington College of Law leads a discussion of Washington Irving's classic "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow". The discussion will be held at the Washington College of Law, in the 6th Floor Student Lounges.
Attendees do not need to have read the book. Admission is free and no reservation is required.