Professor to lead 'As You Like It' discussion at Darien Library
Shakespeare on the Sound and Yale College Professor Mark Schenker will host a discussion at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, at the Darien Library of the production of William Shakespeare's pastoral comedy, "As You Like It."
Attendees will be invited to read from the text and discuss the many elements in the play.
"As You Like It" will be performed at Pinkney Park in Norwalk from June 13 to 30.
Schenker has been at Yale College since 1990.
He is an associate dean of the college and dean of academic affairs. Born and raised in New York City, he received a Ph.D. in English literature from Columbia University and has taught at Columbia, New York University and Trinity College in Hartford.
He has led book discussion series in public libraries in Connecticut for more than 20 years.
Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, can be reached at 203-655-1234 or darienlibrary.org.