Morality in 19th Century Literature

Professor Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen examines antebellum morality through literature of the time, with a particular focus on Moby Dick. She… read more

Professor Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen examines antebellum morality through literature of the time, with a particular focus on Moby Dick. She talked about how authors such as Herman Melville both shaped, and were products of, 19th century moral codes. close

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Morality in 19th Century Literature

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Program ID:
328603-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
First Aired:
Jan 23, 2016 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 30, 2016 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jan 23, 2016 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 24, 2016 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 30, 2016 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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