Event Title

Paper Session 7-A: Creative Friendships, Poetry

Location

Euler 100

Start Date

4-6-2016 3:30 PM

Description

"'Don't Believe in Anything That Can't be Told in Coloured Pictures': Poetry by Tolkien, Lewis, Chesterton, and Williams" - Jennifer Woodruff Tait

A reading of poems selected from the works of Tolkien, Lewis, Chesterton, and Williams, with commentary on the themes that united them.

"On C. S. Lewis and the Inklings" - Joe R. Christopher

"The Inklings, In Memoriam: A Cycle of Poems"

With poems like "The Grave of C. S. Lewis," "Sensucht I and II," "Lothlorien," and "The Quest Motif: What Lewis and Tolkien Knew, but Peter Jackson Does Not," Donald Williams integrates his immense scholarly work on the Inklings with his long career as a poet to honor the band of friends we know as the Inklings.

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Jun 4th, 3:30 PM

Paper Session 7-A: Creative Friendships, Poetry

Euler 100

"'Don't Believe in Anything That Can't be Told in Coloured Pictures': Poetry by Tolkien, Lewis, Chesterton, and Williams" - Jennifer Woodruff Tait

A reading of poems selected from the works of Tolkien, Lewis, Chesterton, and Williams, with commentary on the themes that united them.

"On C. S. Lewis and the Inklings" - Joe R. Christopher

"The Inklings, In Memoriam: A Cycle of Poems"

With poems like "The Grave of C. S. Lewis," "Sensucht I and II," "Lothlorien," and "The Quest Motif: What Lewis and Tolkien Knew, but Peter Jackson Does Not," Donald Williams integrates his immense scholarly work on the Inklings with his long career as a poet to honor the band of friends we know as the Inklings.