Meradith McMunn to deliver Thorp lecture Sept. 22

The Mary Tucker Thorp College Professorship Lecture will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at 4 p.m. in Alger Hall 110. A reception follows at 5 p.m.

Last year, President Carriuolo announced her appointment of the 2008 award winner to be Meradith McMunn, professor of English. The title of her lecture is “The Mirror in Her Hands: Women Patrons, Producers, Readers, and Critics of the 'Roman de la Rose.'”

The Thorp Award is given to a professor who has demonstrated excellence in teaching, scholarship and/or service.

Thorp Lecture Brochure