Event Title

Panel: Literature and Society

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

21-3-1978 12:00 PM

End Date

21-3-1978 1:00 PM

Description

This audiovisual recording from March 21, 1978 as part of the 9th annual UND Writing Conference: “The Mirror and the Lamp” features Eudora Welty, Tillie Olsen, and Ring Lardner, Jr. forming the panel “Literature and Society.” The panelists discuss the role of reading in society, conflict between artists and the state, the red scare, literature in education, media and television, stereotypes in television, the social message of literature, and positive and negative forms of literary criticism.

Moderated by Joanna McClay.

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Panel: Literature and Society

UND Memorial Ballroom

This audiovisual recording from March 21, 1978 as part of the 9th annual UND Writing Conference: “The Mirror and the Lamp” features Eudora Welty, Tillie Olsen, and Ring Lardner, Jr. forming the panel “Literature and Society.” The panelists discuss the role of reading in society, conflict between artists and the state, the red scare, literature in education, media and television, stereotypes in television, the social message of literature, and positive and negative forms of literary criticism.

Moderated by Joanna McClay.