Saturday, October 14, 2017

Art, Writing, and Victorian Fiction at Library

Sharon Flitterman-King, Ph.D. will read from her books, Paradise Reclaimed: Collected Essays on Art and Writing and Articulate Terrain: A Study of Setting in Victorian Fiction at the Roeliff Jansen Community Library on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 4 pm.

Flitterman-King describes her academic life as teacher and journalist in the talk, titled “Bringing Berkeley to the Berkshires—From Paradise Reclaimed to Articulate Terrain: An Independent Scholar’s Journey.”

Dr. Flitterman-King was a founding faculty member of the Bard Institute for Writing and Thinking, and has written, taught and lectured for many years. Her articles have appeared in The Christian Science Monitor, The Independent, and The Artful Mind, as we’ll as in collections on teaching and writing. She earned her B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in English Literature from UC Berkeley, writing on Victorian Fiction. She lives with her husband, writer David C. King, in Upstate New York.