ICC Professors Present Panel Discussion on 2016 Peoria Reads Novel “The Things They Carried” March 3

Illinois Central College English, Humanities and Language Studies professors will present a panel discussion on the Peoria Reads 2016 selection The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien on Thursday, March 3, from 7-8 pm, in the Arbor Hall Auditorium on the ICC North Campus, located at 5407 N. University St., Peoria. The event is free and open to the public.

Professor Andrew Bonvicini will lead a comparative discussion on fact and fiction in the novel. Professor Craig Shurtleff will focus on two chapters from the novel and draw parallels with other war literature, and Professor Paul Resnick will take questions at the end of the presentation on the novel as a whole.

For questions or for more information, please contact the ICC English, Humanities, and Language Studies Department at (309) 694-5342.