Dr. Raymond-Jean Frontain, a professor of English and director of the Humanities and World Cultures Institute at the University of Central Arkansas, will give a free lecture on Friday at 7 p.m. in Stokes Auditorium.
His lecture will focus on the Biblical figure of David in art and literature and a reception will follow in Room 106 of Hardtner Hall. He has authored or edited several books and numerous articles on religion and literature.
Frontain is the guest speaker for the second annual Joe and Lydia Cash Endowed Lecture Series in Literature and Culture. This lecture series was established in 2010 by former English and Foreign Languages chair Dr. Joe Cash and his wife, Lydia.