History, Philosophy, Creative Writing Events on April 3

Assistant Professor of History Janine Peterson will discuss medieval pilgrimage in a talk on Wednesday, April 3, at 12:30 p.m. in Fontaine Hall 102. Focusing particularly on the rich culture and traditions surrounding pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain, Dr. Peterson's lecture will complement El Camino to Seville: Traveling in Time, a Spring 2013 attachment course coordinated by Assistant Professor of English Lea Graham and Assistant Professor of Spanish Patricia Ferrer. This event is sponsored by the Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program.

At 6:30 p.m. on April 3, the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies will continue its speaker series with a lecture by Dr. Gregory Sadler in the Henry Hudson Room in Fontaine Hall.  Prof. Sadler's talk is entitled "It's Not Just Consequences: Jeremy
Bentham's Philosophy of Action." 

Creative writing by faculty and students will be the focus of another gathering on April 3. Associate Professor of English Tommy Zurhellen will read from his latest novel, Apostle Islands. The evening will also feature readings from the winners of the Literary Arts Society's Spring 2013 Student Contest. This event will take place in the Black Box Theatre in Fontaine Hall at 7:30 p.m.

All are welcome to these events!