2016-The Art of Peace
The Viterbo University School of Letters and Sciences presents
The Art of Peace
Feb. 22–26, 2016
|Monday, Feb. 22|
|12:20–1:15 p.m.||Brown Bag Lunch: Truth, Justice, and the American Wayward: Possibilities for Truth-telling and Racial Reconciliation in the U.S.|
Matthew Bersagel Braley
Reinhart Center Boardroom
|3:35–5 p.m.||Women’s Studies Documentary: Women and Peace|
Apryl Denny and Laura Nettles, FSPA
Reinhart Center room 127
|6 p.m.||History Book Club: Alfred F. Young’s The Shoemaker and the Tea Party|
Brophy Center room 204
|Wednesday, Feb. 24|
|11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.||Free Lunch sponsored by Religious Studies and Philosophy Department|
Fine Arts Center Lobby
|12:15–1:30 p.m.||Behind the Wall|
The presentation will be preceded and followed by original music by students under the leadership of Mary Ellen Haupert.
|2–3 p.m.||Breakout sessions in response to Victoria Biggs’ presentationLed by:|
|7 p.m.||Keynote: It Takes Respect|
Reverend Aeneas Williams, Ferguson, Mo.
Pastor Williams, an NFL Hall of Fame member, was instrumental in promoting peace between police and rioters at the death of Michael Brown.
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
|Thursday, February 25|
|8 a.m.–5 p.m.||Poster presentations|
from students in Apryl Denny’s Women’s Studies class and Laura Nettles, FSPA’s Peace and Social Justice class
School of Nursing Building Lobby
|6 p.m.||Rhetoric vs. Witness: Tolkien’s Response to the Language of Conflict|
English Department’s Minds@Work
Vickie Holtz Wodzak, English
Brophy Center room 122
|Friday, February 26|
|8:30 a.m.–2 p.m.||Humanities Scholarship Competition|
|9 a.m.–2 p.m.||Art as a Political Response to Social Justice Issues in Latin America|
World Languages and Cultures
Spanish majors will present the lives and works of various Latin American artists. The exhibitions will include musicians, poets, painters, and street artists representing social justice issues with their work.
School of Nursing Building First Floor Foyer
All events are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. If you have questions, contact Bill Reese at 608-796-3708 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.