Book Discussion on Soldier's Heart
Elizabeth Samet talked about her book, Soldier’s Heart: Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point, published by Farrar,… read more
Elizabeth Samet talked about her book, Soldier’s Heart: Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. In her book, Elizabeth Samet recounted her experiences as an English professor at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point and detailed the ways she taught literature to her students who were going to war. Following her remarks Ms. Samet responded to questions from the audience close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Samet, Elizabeth D. Professor U.S. Military Academy->English
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