Conference

Original artwork by Rudy Autio, photograph by Sharon Mollerus

Original artwork by Rudy Autio, photograph by Sharon Mollerus

 
 

Etymology of Convivium

 

Register for Etymology of Convivium: A Literary Gathering

Don’t miss out: register for Etymology of Convivium: A Literary Gathering! Here is our Friday, Sept 29 Schedule:

9-9:50- Literary papers: Marina Olsen, “Eros in Aristophanes”; Marie Kopp, “Flannery O'Connor’s Non-Physical Community

10-10:55  - “The Medieval Project of Translating Ancient Scientific Texts," John Farrell 

11:00-11:50 - The George Sandinistas on women writing in community  

12:00- 1:00 - Lunch 

1:00-2 - Musical duo The Stapletons will perform some of their pieces, and discuss the practice of songwriting as an exploration of history 

2-2:50 - “The Theology of the Risen Christ in the Works of Charles Williams,” Jonathan Ryan

3:00 4:00 - Jessica Mesman Griffith, Keynote  

4:15-5:45 - Reception with drinks and hors d'oeuvres

Saturday, Sept 30:

3:30-5pm - Readings and conversation with Ewa Chrusciel, Jessica Mesman Griffith, Rebecca Bratten Weiss, Stephen Kramp, Jonathan Ryan, and Elisabeth Beasley Kramp (this final event is free and open to the public)

Space is limited, so please register right away. The entire conference is only $30:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-etymology-of-convivium-a-literary-gathering-tickets-36245981707