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German Club to host lecture on Kafka, Prague, and Seinfeld

(Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) – The Moravian College German Club will sponsor a lecture by Professor Neil Orkin titled "Kafka, Prague, and Seinfeld (Jerry)," on Monday, March 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the UBC Room in the Haupert Union Building. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Orkin will present an autobiographical video tour of Prague narrated by Kafka himself. A brief discussion of the author's life and a comparison of Kafkan and "Seinfeldian" humor will follow.

Neil Orkin is an Associate Professor of Legal Studies at Drexel University where he teaches courses in Labor and Contracts. In addition to his teaching, Orkin conducts labor arbitrations for various unions and employers. A member of the Kafka Societies of Prague and America, he remains a frequent visitor to the Czech Republic where he will soon lecture on reforming Czech law.

Moravian College is a private, coeducational, selective liberal arts college located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Tracing its founding to 1742, it is recognized as America's sixth-oldest college. Visit the web site at www.moravian.edu.