Calendars


Aesthetics, Culture, and Empire After the Han, Guest Lecture by Dr. Matt Wells

Date(s)
4/10/2015 4:00 p.m.
Description
Speakers & Artists guest Matthew V. Wells, PhD, from the University of Kentucky, will speak in a lecture open to the public on "Aesthetics, Culture, and Empire After the Han." Professor Wells will present medieval China from exhilarating new angles in comparison with Western notions of the Middle Ages; he will discuss if China has what we consider a "medieval period." All are welcome!
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall 111
Fee
None
Contact
Amanda Clark, (509) 777-4482 or amandaclark@whitworth.edu
 
 

Lindaman Chair Symposiom, "China's Christianity"

Date(s)
11/5/2015 4:00 p.m.
11/6/2015-11/7/2015 8:00 a.m.
Description
"China's Christianity: Exhibit and Symposium on China's Struggle for Christian Identity" This exhibit and symposium responds to the historical growth of Christianity, the world's largest religion, in China, the world's most populated country. The exhibit shall display rare documents and objects related to the missionary period of Christian evangelization in China, and the symposium will bring prominent scholars to Whitworth to confront the issue of China's Christian reality, past and present.
Location
Harriet Cheney Cowles Library 1st floor Classroom
Fee
None
Contact
Anthony Clark, (509) 777-4368 or aclark@whitworth.edu