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Cooper Lecture Series with Author Madeline Miller
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UALR's Cooper Lecture Series presents "Homer's Women: Secret Stories of Women in the Iliad and the Odyssey" with speaker Madeline Miller, on October 7, 2021, from 6 to 7 p.m. There will also be a short Q&A during this virtual event.
Madeline Miller’s first novel, The Song of Achilles, was awarded the 2012 Orange Prize for Fiction and was a New York Times bestseller. Her second novel, Circe, was an instant #1 New York Times bestseller. Before she was a novelist, Madeline Miller earned her BA and MA in Classics from Brown University, and she taught and tutored Latin, Greek and Shakespeare to high school students for more than fifteen years. Her novels have been translated into over twenty-five languages, and her essays have appeared in the Guardian, Wall Street Journal, Lapham's Quarterly and on npr.org.