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Searching for the meaning of life through Percy's correspondence with Psychiatrist Robert Coles. With Lawrence Rhu

  • Temple Sinai 4740 Prosperity Street Saint Francisville, LA, 70775 United States (map)

Lawrence Rhu, Emeritus Professor of English, the University of South Carolina, will explore the long friendship between Walker Percy and famed Harvard psychiatrist Robert Coles, with whom he shared a passion for the search for life's meaning. Rhu is the curator of the letters of Coles and Percy and is currently writing a book, entitled "Friendship and the Life of Writing: Walker Percy and Robert Coles."