What makes The Age of Innocence a great American novel?

“In reality they all lived in a kind of hieroglyphic world, where the real thing was never said or done or even thought, but only represented by a set of arbitrary signs.”

What makes The Age of Innocence a great American novel? To what does the eponymous “age of innocence” refer? Who influenced Wharton’s writings, and who did her writings influence?

Join the NAS on August 30th at 2pm ET to find out!

The speakers for this webinar will be announced closer to the date of the event.