February 27, 2013

Photo Gallery: Author Martin Amis Visits Campus

Lafayette presented “An Evening with Martin Amis” Feb. 26 in Colton Chapel.

Called “Britain’s greatest living English author” by some and “the current father of English letters” by others, Amis is the author of 13 novels, two collections of stories, five collections of non-fiction, and a memoir.

Amis read from and discussed his work, as well as the life of the late Christopher Hitchens, and engaged in a question-and-answer session hosted by President Daniel H. Weiss. The talk was followed by a book signing and reception in Marquis Hall.

Read more about Amis
Visit the Distinguished Speakers website
View and share more images of Amis’ visit on Flickr

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  1. [...] was named one of the 50 greatest British writers since 1945 by The Times of London in 2008. He is the author of 13 novels, two collections of [...]

  2. No, the lecture was not recorded and there is not a transcription.

    says blockd
    March 4, 2013 at 8:25 am
  3. Was this lecture video recorded?

    says Brandon
    March 3, 2013 at 3:37 pm
  4. How about a transcription or a video of the talk?

    says dex
    February 28, 2013 at 2:44 pm

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