Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Time: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Location: FLIP Space, 3rd floor, Gordon Library
Please join us as Peter H. Hansen, WPI’s Director of International Studies and Associate Professor, Humanities and Arts presents a talk and presentation on his book, The Summits of Modern Man, Mountaineering after the Enlightenment.
An informal reception with light refreshments will follow. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and author signing.
The Summits of Modern Man has had a global impact, garnering reviews and accolades from publications such as Nature, the Financial Times, The Hindu, Los Angeles Review of Books, NRC Handelsblad, The Scotsman, and The Times Literary Supplement.