author and professor at California State University,
Northridge, will present the David L. Kubal
Memorial Lecture on January 26, 2006 from
6:30pm-9:30pm in the Golden Eagle Ballroom. Professor
Arthur, whose forthcoming book attempts to reappraise the
life and work of Upton Sinclair, plans to discuss Sinclair's
The Jungle as a literary work.
Anthony Arthur is a Fulbright Scholar and the author of
Deliverance at Los Banos and
Bushmaster, both narrative histories of World War II. He is also the author of
The Tailor-King -- The Rise and Fall of the Anabaptist Kingdom of
Munster. At CSUN, he teaches American literature and
has been an exchange professor in Germany, and a visiting professor at the U. S. Air Force Academy.
His forthcoming book, Upton Sinclair: Radical
Innocent, is scheduled to be released by Random House in June,
2006. Further information is available at www.anthonyarthur.net.
For more information, call the Cal State L.A. English Department at (323) 343-4140.