Shakespeare, Queen Elizabeth are focus of Faculty Speakers Series

April 15, 2011

Kristen L. Olson, associate professor of English and letters, arts, and sciences program head, will give the final presentation in the Penn State Beaver 2011 Spring Faculty Speakers Series. Olson will present "End of the Line: Shakespeare and Queen Elizabeth, Last of the Tudors" from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, room 16, Student Union Building. The program is free and open to the public.

Olson holds a doctorate and a master’s degree in English and American literature and language from Case Western Reserve University, a master’s in English and American literature and language from Harvard University, and a bachelor’s degree in English from Colby College.

The annual Faculty Speakers Series features a monthly presentation throughout the academic year. The series is coordinated by Peter Deutsch, associate professor of physics.

For information about the upcoming presentation, contact Olson at or 724-773-3899. Deutsch can be contacted at or 724-773-3893.

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Last Updated April 18, 2011