Lecture on "Sir Walter Ralegh: Fortune’s Tennis Ball" by Christopher Armitage, PhD

By Jason Matthews

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

February 3, 2013 at 2:00 PM until 3:30 PM

Location: Joel Lane Museum House -- Raleigh, NC

Phone: (919) 833-3431

Email: joellane@bellsouth.net

Link: http://www.joellane.org/joellane/visitor_info/events/lecture_on_sir_walter_ralegh_fortunes_tennis_ball_by_christopher_armitage/

Event Description

Dr. Christopher Armitage will speak on " Sir Walter Ralegh: Fortune’s Tennis Ball" on Sunday, February 3, 2013, 2 pm at the Visitors Center at 160 South Saint Mary’s Street, Raleigh, NC 27603. Admission will be $15 for the general public and $10 for members of the Joel Lane Historical Society. Refreshments will be served. Seating is limited, and advanced payment is required.

Dr. Christopher Armitage will discuss the ambiguities and reversals in Sir Walter Ralegh’s life.

Christopher Mead Armitage is Professor of Distinguished Teaching and Adjunct Professor of Peace, War and Defense Department and Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UNC-Chapel Hill. Dr. Armitage joined the UNC-Chapel Hill faculty in 1967 and specializes in seventeenth- and twentieth-century English and Canadian literature.

For more information on this or other upcoming events at the Joel Lane Museum House, please visit http://www.joellane.org/joellane/visitor_info/events/.
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