Comparative Literature Luncheon for April 24: 'How to Know Everything'

April 14, 2017

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Please note: The Comparative Literature Luncheon scheduled for Monday, April 17, has been cancelled. The Undergraduate Research Roundtable will be rescheduled for next year's luncheons.

On April 24, Oren Izenberg, associate professor of English at the University of California, Irvine, will present ”How to Know Everything” in Room 102 of the Kern Building, at 12:15 p.m.

Izenberg is the author of Being Numerous: Poetry and the Ground of Social Life (Princeton UP, 2012).

This event is a part of the Comparative Literature Luncheon lecture series, a weekly, informal lunchtime gathering of students, faculty and other members of the University community. Each week the event begins at 12:15 p.m. – coffee, tea and light lunch fare are provided. At 12:30 p.m. there will be a presentation, by a visitor or a local speaker, on a topic related to any humanities discipline. All students, faculty, colleagues and friends are welcome. For a full list of Comparative Literature lunches, visit  This event is sponsored by the Department of Comparative Literature and the Center for Global Studies.      

Last Updated April 14, 2017