Elliot Engel's A Light History of the English Language
4/5/16 - 7:30 PM
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Professor Elliot Engel brings his classic wit and wisdom to this engaging talk, which offers a little-known history of the English language, or Engel-ish!
In his unique style of story-telling, Professor Engel reveals why the English language developed in such a fascinating way—from its Celtic origins to the influence of Anglo-Saxons and the invading French.
The origins of some of common English words and phrases are sure to surprise.
Dinner begins at 6:30 pm (advance tickets required). Lecture begins at 7:30 pm.
$30 with Dinner• $15 Lecture Only • Cash Bar
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