Dr. Dan Lehman on South African Dissertation Defense Committee

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 10:13 -- admin

​​Dr. Dan Lehman, trustees' distinguished professor of English (retired), in late November served on a doctoral dissertation defense committee for the Department of English at Stellenborsh University near Cape Town, where Lehman was a Fulbright senior scholar in 2004-2005. Titled "Negotiating Public and Private Identities," the dissertaton examined the autobiographies of fifteen African women politicians ranging from Egypt to Liberia to South Africa. Lehman participated by telephone with doctoral referees from Cape Town and the University of Venda.