I have been thinking and writing about “home” for a long time. So needless to say, I am looking forward to the Messiah College Humanities Symposium this coming week. Here are some of the sessions I hope to attend during the week:
Thursday Night Keynote: “Home as Grief, Home as Us, Edwidge Danticat
Monday Afternoon: “Home, the Humanities and Higher Education,” Peter Powers, Dean, School of Humanities
Monday Evening: “Songs of Home”—faculty panel and performance with
Monday Evening: “From Bible School to Grantham University: The Evolution of Messiah College”—faculty lecture Devin Manzullo-Thomas, Humanities
Tuesday Afternoon: “Finding Home: Housing and Travel in Segregated America, 1900-1960” David Pettegrew and students, Digital Harrisburg Initiative and Office of Diversity Affairs
See the entire schedule here.