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Charles Dickens: The Key to Character: Charles Dickens: Speaking in Pictures

October 23, 2012

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William Moeck, exhibition curator and professor of English at Nassau Community College (SUNY), presents an illustrated lecture that explores Dickens’s ability to craft unforgettable characters.

Also: Nov. 29 at 1:15 p.m. and Jan. 8, 2013, at 6 p.m.