Library Programs - Adults
"As You Like It" with Mark Schenker
Westport Library: Wednesday, June 5, 7:30PM
New Canaan Library: Thursday, June 6, 7PM
Rowayton Library: Friday, June 7, 7PM
Darien Library: Thursday June 13, 7PM
Come to discuss this year's play, "As You Like It" with Yale Professor, Mark Schenker. Copies of the play will be distributed and attendees will be asked to read-aloud, enhancing the conversation while digging into the many elements of the text.
Mark J. Schenker has been at Yale College since 1990. He is currently an associate dean of the College and dean of academic affairs. Born and raised in New York City, he received his Ph.D. in English Literature from Columbia University and has taught at Columbia, New York University, and Trinity College (Hartford). He has led book discussion series in public libraries in Connecticut for over twenty years through programs sponsored by the Connecticut Humanities Council and lectures frequently on literary topics for public audiences. He was the recipient of the 2001 Wilbur Cross Award for Outstanding Humanities Scholar, presented by the Connecticut Humanities Council.