Podcast | Charles Calhoun | My Kinsman Thomas Sutpen: Reflections on the Southern Past

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Charles Calhoun Winter WeekendThis episode of the Maine Humanities Council’s Humanities on Demand podcast series is a recording of Charles Calhoun’s talk, “My Kinsman Thomas Sutpen: Reflections on the Southern Past. This talk was recorded at Bowdoin College on March 7, 2015, as part of Winter Weekend 2015 with William Faulkner’s Absalom, Absalom!

Born in Louisiana, Charles Calhoun is an independent scholar for the Maine Humanities Council. His long and broad writing career spans many subjects, and his works range from engineering technical reports, to the history of Bowdoin College, to a Maine guidebook, to his most recent publication – the first biography in fifty years of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, titled Longfellow: A Rediscovered Life.