News Releases

The Divison of Marketing and Communications provides access to the most up-to-date information released by Memorial University of Newfoundland. Archives of previous news releases are also available.

To access news releases from Grenfell Campus please click here.

REF NO.: 70

SUBJECT: Noted author and critic to give Pratt Lecture 2003

DATE: Jan. 21

Note to editors:

Memorial University's Department of English Language and Literature has announced that the Pratt Lecture 2003 will be delivered by writer and critic Alberto Manguel. A renowned essayist, translator, editor and anthologist, Mr. Manguel is the bestselling author of many books, including A History of Reading, Into the Looking Glass Wood, The Dictionary of Imaginary Places and a novel, News from a Foreign Country Came. The lecture, titled The Library at Night, will be held Friday, Jan. 24, at 8 p.m. in the Reid Theatre, located in the Arts and Administration Building. Media agencies are encouraged to send representatives.

- 30 -

Contact

Marketing & Communications

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000