The Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends

March 12-14, 2004
Taylor University, Upland, IN

The fourth Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis and Friends will be held at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana, March 12-14, 2004.

Walter Hooper will be the featured speaker on C.S. Lewis and will give two lectures. Hooper, who resides in England, worked as the private secretary to Lewis, currently works closely with the Lewis estate, and is a recognized author and editor in the field of Lewis studies.

Barbara Reynolds will be the featured speaker on Dorothy L. Sayers and will be speaking on Sayers' views on world affairs including a discussion of "The Just Vengeance." Reynolds also resides in England. She was a friend and biographer of Sayers, completed Sayers' translation of Dante's Paradiso, and edited a five volume set of Sayers' letters.

Also coming from England will be Ian Blakemore and Rachel Johnson to speak on George MacDonald. MacDonald was a preacher, poet, novelist, and mythmaker whose work had a large influence on many people, including Lewis.

Kim Gilnet from the C.S. Lewis Foundation will be presenting a slide show documenting the process of restoring C.S. Lewis' home, The Kilns. Chuck Chalberg will present a one-man dramatic performance on the life of G.K. Chesterton. Barbara Amell, editor of Wingfold, will present a program of original music with lyrics by George MacDonald. Other speakers include Bruce L. Edwards, Bowling Green State University (The Taste of Pineapple: essays on C.S. Lewis as reader, critic, and imaginative writer. ed. and Great Ideas: Conversations between past and present, with Klein and Wymer.); David C. Downing, Elizabethtown College (Planets in Peril: A Critical Study of C.S> Lewis' Ransom Trilogy and The Most Reluctant Convert: Lewis' Journey to Faith); and Crystal Downing, Messiah College (The Stages of Dorothy L. Sayers, coming soon from Macmillian).

A wide variety of books (new, used, and rare) will be available for purchase from the following book sellers: Ian Blakemore of Rosley Books from England and Ed Hopkins of The Inklings Bookshop, Lynchburg, Virginia.

The Colloquium will also feature concurrent sessions and the presentation of related papers.

The Brown Collection, one of the top private collections of original manuscripts and rare first editions of the works of C.S> Lewis and related authors, housed at Taylor University, will be open for those attending the colloquium.

Schedule

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2004
Friday, March 12th
9:00 AM

Registration

Taylor University, Rupp Building

9:00 AM

10:00 AM

C.S. Lewis

Walter Hooper

Taylor University, Rediger Chapel/Auditorium

10:00 AM

11:00 AM

Visit the Edwin W. Brown Collection

Taylor University, Zondervan Library

11:00 AM

11:30 AM

Lunch

Taylor University

11:30 AM

1:00 PM

Mystical Songs

Barbara Amell
Chris Meerdink

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

1:00 PM

The Magic Makes All the Difference: George MacDonald's Fairy Tales a Child's-Eye View

Ian Blakemore
Rachel Johnson

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

1:00 PM

2:30 PM

Refreshment Break

Taylor University

2:30 PM

3:00 PM

Lost and Found: The Apologetics of Homelessness

Bruce L. Edwards

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

3:00 PM

3:30 PM

Remembrances of C.S. Lewis

Sarah Neylan Tisdall

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

3:30 PM

4:15 PM

Session 1

Dan Hamilton

Taylor University, Rupp 104

4:15 PM

Session 2

Jim Spencer
Tracey Finck
Joel D. Heck

Taylor University, Rupp 203/205

4:15 PM

Session 3

Mary Ellis Taylor
Marie K. Hammond
Robert Trexler

Taylor University, Rupp 222

4:15 PM

Session 4

Robert Moore-Jumonville
Anderson Rearick

Taylor University, Metcalf 005

4:15 PM

5:00 PM

Bookstore Open

Taylor University, Smith-Hermanson Building

5:00 PM

6:30 PM

Banquet

Taylor University, Hodson Dining Commons, Alspaugh Room

6:30 PM

Saturday, March 13th
3:30 AM

Session 14

John Seland
Scott P. Johnson
Alesha D. Seroczynski

Taylor University, Rupp 222

3:30 AM

9:00 AM

Devotions

Herb Nygren

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

9:00 AM

9:30 AM

The Importance of Being Dorothy L. Sayers

Barbara Reynolds

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

9:30 AM

10:45 AM

Session 5

Gabriele Greggersen
Nicole DuPlessis
David C. Downing

Taylor University, Rupp 203/205

10:45 AM

Session 6

Darrel Hotmire
Barbara Amell
Darren Hotmire

Taylor University, Rupp 222

10:45 AM

Session 7

Elizabeth McLaughlin
Rick Hill
Paul E. Michelson

Taylor University, Rupp 104

10:45 AM

Session 8: Student Papers

Heidi Beutel, Asbury College
Peter Barrett, Taylor University
Raven Richardson, Asbury College

Taylor University, Metcalf 005

10:45 AM

11:45 AM

Lunch

Taylor University

11:45 AM

1:00 PM

C.S. Lewis as I Knew Him

Walter Hooper

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

Session 10

Bruce W. Young
Samuel Joeckel
Mike Mitchell

Taylor University, Rupp 222

2:00 PM

Session 11 Panel - From Word to Image: Translating the Literary Imagination into Visual Form

Michael G. Smith
Sally Brestin
Gala Bent
Rachel Smith

Taylor University, Metcalf 002

2:00 PM

Session 12: Student Papers

Byron J. Powell, Taylor University
Anna Ballard, Asbury College
Seth Helpap, Asbury College

Taylor University, Rupp 104

2:00 PM

Session 9

Don King
Rachel Kellogg
Crystal Downing

Taylor University, Rupp 203/205

2:00 PM

3:00 PM

Refreshment Break

Taylor University

3:00 PM

3:30 PM

Session 13

James D. Lopp III
Constance Rice

Taylor University, Rupp 203/205

3:30 PM

Session 15

Thom Satterlee
Bethany Joy Baer, Carson-Newman College

Taylor University, Rupp 104

3:30 PM

4:15 PM

Special Session

Rolland Hein
Larry Fink

Taylor University, Rupp 203/205

4:15 PM

4:30 PM

Book Signings

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

4:30 PM

5:30 PM

Dinner

Taylor University

5:30 PM

7:30 PM

G.K. Chesterton Performance

Chuck Chalberg

Taylor University, Mitchell Theatre

7:30 PM

Sunday, March 14th
8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

Taylor University

8:30 AM

9:15 AM

Dorothy Sayers as I Knew Her

Barbara Reynolds

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

9:15 AM

10:30 AM

Worship Service

Robert Moore-Jumonville Rev.

Taylor University, Carruth Recital Hall

10:30 AM