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Remembering Camelot... Hal Foster's 'Prince Valiant'

Date and time

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 16:15 - 17:30

Venue

McDonald Room, Menzies Library, Fellowes Road, ANU

Remembering Camelot… Hal Foster’s Prince Valiant:

As a body of work, Foster’s Prince Valiant celebrates the paradoxical. Essentially modernist in its oeuvre, the strip is set in the ‘days of King Arthur’.  Ostensibly American in its outlook, the setting is mostly European. Undeniably democratic in its politics, the principal character is, after all, a prince....

Wednesday 27 August 2014 4:15-5:30pm
Speaker: Chris Bishop, Classics and Ancient History, ANU, and History, University of Notre Dame, Sydney

McDonald Room, Menzies Library, ANU

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