LLEA SPEAKER SERIES “Mondays in Moore”
Please join us on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 at 2:30pm in MH 258

“For Freedom of Imagination: Andersen and his Soviet Legacy”
 
Marina Balina
Isaac Funk Professor of Russian Studies, Illinois Wesleyan University
UHM Wiswell Visiting Scholar
 
Prof. Balina’s talk focuses on how Hans Christian Andersen became an inspiration for Konstantin Paustovsky (1892-1968), a Russian Soviet writer nominated for the Nobel Prize for literature in 1965, in his search for artistic freedom.
 

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