Literary discourse

Gerald L. Early, PhD, (center) the Merle Kling Professor of Modern Letters in Arts & Sciences and director of the Center for the Humanities, both in Arts & Sciences, chats with a group of students Nov. 17 in South 40 House about the book Blue Angel by Francine Prose. Prose will receive the 2010 Washington University International Humanities Medal Tuesday, Nov. 30. The discussion was sponsored by the Center for the Humanities and Residential Life. For more information on Prose and the Humanities Medal, visit