Focus on Chekhov
The lecture entitled "Medicine is my lawful wife and literature is my mistress: The Legacy of Anton Chekhov" will be held on Tuesday, July 29, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Hunter Seminar Room at Burr and Burton Academy in Manchester. The speaker is Professor Julie Cassiday of Williams College.
Professor Cassiday teaches Rus sian language, literature and culture in the Department of German and Russian, as well as world literature for the Program in Comparative Literature.
The registration fee is $15 if paid in advance or $20 at the door. For more information and to p re-register, visit greenmtnacademy.org or call Gloria Palmer at (802) 867-0111.
As an added bonus, the Park-McCullough House in North Bennington is hosting a production of The Cherry Orchard. Dates for this event are Thursdays, July 31, and Aug. 7 at 7 p.m.; Fridays, Aug. 1 and 8 at 7 p.m.; and Saturdays, Aug. 2 and 9 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Reservations for the play may be made directly through the Park-McCullough House by calling (802) 442-5322.
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