Justice lectures - Julia Spicher Kasdorf

Where Martin Chapel, in the seminary building

Duration 1 hour 30 minutes

Julia Spicher Kasdorf is the featured speaker at the Nov. 8, 2012 Justice Lectures.

Times and Topics:
3:30 p.m. – “Water: Mother of Many Names” – Respondent: Kirsten Beachy
7:00 p.m. – “Mightier than the Sword: Martyrs Mirror in the New World” – Respondent: Mary Sprunger

Location: Martin Chapel (in the seminary building)

Speaker:
Julia Spicher Kasdorf’s third book of poems, Poetry in America, was published by the University of Pittsburgh Press last year. She is also the author of a collection of essays, The Body and the Book: Writing from a Mennonite Life and the biographical study, Fixing Tradition: Joseph W. Yoder, Amish American. She is Professor of English and Women’s Studies at the Pennsylvania State University, where she primarily teaches poetry writing.

Sponsors:
Bible and Religion Department
Language and Literature Department
Center for Interfaith Engagement

Intended Audience General Public

Tags Intellectual Life, Admission_Display_Panel

Contact Information

Name Bible & Religion Dept

Phone # 540.432.4463

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