Associate Director of External Affairs
| Cheryl Reitan | firstname.lastname@example.org
| (218) 726-8996
March 5, 2001
Susan Beasy Latto, Director
of Public Relations 726-8830
Katherine Basham, Head, Department of English 726-8230
UMD Presents Noted Scholar
on Medieval and Renaissance Literature
Dr. Derrick Pitard to Speak on the "Canterbury Tales"
UMD's English Department will
host Chaucer scholar Dr. Derrick Pitard on Friday, March 23, at 4 p.m.
in the Tweed Museum of Art. Dr. Pitard will present the second annual
Jankofsky Medieval and Renaissance Lecture titled "I Will No Longer Play
with Thee: Dialogue and Vernacular Authority in the Canterbury Tales". Dr.
Pitard teaches Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Slippery Rock University
The Lecture Series is named in honor of Klaus P. Jankofsky, retired Professor Emeritus, who inspired many students in Medieval and Renaissance studies at UMD. The Jankofsky Essay Award for the best student paper on a medieval or renaissance topic will be presented prior to Dr. Pitard's talk.
The lecture is free and open to the public. There will be a reception following the program.
: [ January
Archives of Previous Years
: [ 1999
UMD External Affairs Team
To send information to Currents and to submit a listing to the Experts List or
to send major news stories for homepage features, news releases and UM Twin Cities Brief use email@example.com
Cheryl Reitan, Associate Director of External Affairs, 218-726-8996, firstname.lastname@example.org
Betty Greene, Associate Administrator, 218-726-6140, email@example.com
Brett Groehler, Director of Photography, 218-726-7115, firstname.lastname@example.org
Charlene Aaseng, Graphic & Multimedia Designer, 218-726-6858, email@example.com
Kathleen McQuillan-Hofmann, Communication Associate, 218-726-7111, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lori Melton, Communication Associate, 218-726-8830, email@example.com
Joel Youngblom, Web Development & Content Manager, 218-726-8798, firstname.lastname@example.org