March 28, 2015, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Ken Olsen Science Center (KOSC), Gordon College
Presentations are free and open to the public. See the conference program for details.
The Colloquium will include the lecture "Hell is Murky" by keynote speaker, author Tom Howard, on Saturday, March 28, at 3:15 p.m., in the Ken Olsen Science Center. Dr. Howard earned his Ph.D. in English from New York University; he has taught at prep schools in England and New York, served as Professor of English at Gordon College, and lectured at St. John's Archdiocesan Seminary in Boston and John Paul II's International Theological Institute in Austria. His books include Christ the Tiger; Chance or the Dance; Evangelical is Not Enough; Narnia and Beyond; The Novels of Charles Williams; and The Secret of New York Revealed. His work has appeared in The New York Times, First Things, Christianity Today, The New Oxford Review, The Christian Scholars’ Review and other publications, and he has appeared on the EWTN-TV program Journey Home.
REGISTRATION FOR PRESENTERS
Please register no later than March 13 by completing and mailing the registration form and $30 registration fee to:
Frost Hall 212
255 Grapevine Rd.
Wenham, MA 01984
8:00-8:45 Registration and Continental Breakfast | KOSC 124 (Hallway)
8:45-9:00 Welcome | KOSC 124
9:00-10:30 SESSION I
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break | KOSC 124 (Hallway)
11:00-12:30 SESSION II
12:30-1:30 Lunch Break | Lane Student Center
1:30-3:00 SESSION III
3:00-3:15 Coffee Break | KOSC 124 (Hallway)
3:15-4:15 Keynote Address: “Hell is Murky”
Dr. Tom Howard (Independent Scholar) | KOSC 124
Closing Remarks | KOSC 124
Download Full Program (PDF)
Danvers Courtyard Marriott
We have reserved a block of rooms at a discounted price at the nearby Danvers Courtyard Marriott hotel. On Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 rooms are available for $99/night.
Please make your reservation no later than March 13 to reserve at the group rate.
To reserve by phone, call 800-321-2211 and reference the Gordon College Literatures and Linguistics Conference Room Block at the Danvers Courtyard.
Please email Dr. Andrea Frankwitz at llucgordon.edu if you are interested in staying overnight with a Gordon student on campus.
We will provide a shuttle from the Marriott to Gordon on Saturday morning, and from Gordon to the Marriott on Saturday evening following the colloquium.
If yon need information about transportation to or from Logan airport, please contact Katie Donworth at katie.donworthgordon.edu.