Lewis University concludes fall semester Art of Memory series
Published: November 16, 2009.
Lewis University will host its final fall semester Art of Memory event at 2 p.m. on Dec. 3 in Room AS-158-A (A-133) located on the University’s main campus in Romeoville. The title of the lecture is “Memory in Collaboration: Investigations into Poetry as a Memorializing and Communal Act.” The event is free and open to the public.
Presenters of fall lectures provided brief overviews of their specific topics. Faculty presenters came from many disciplines including biology, English, history, psychology and theology.
The series is presented by the Lewis University History Center: Urban, Cultural and Catholic History of the Upper Midwest, which supports a biannual symposium. It is also a part of Lewis University’s Arts & Ideas Program, providing cultural and educational programming for students and the community. For further information, please contact Ewa Bacon at (815) 836-5568.
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