The Fine Art of the Liberal Arts

The Tenth Annual Conversation on the Liberal Arts

February 25 - 26, 2011

 

Overview

Format

Program

Registration

Participant List

Speakers:  

Lewis Hyde

Janet Echelman

Harold Best

Participant Resources

Travel & Accommodations

Weather Forecast

Driving & Parking Directions

Shuttle Schedule


Conversation Program

Parking for the Conversation is in the Kerr Student Center Lot (P1 on campus map). 

Registration and Plenary Session 1 will be in Hieronymous Lounge in Kerrwood Hall (A on campus map).

 

Friday, February 25
2:30 p.m. Shuttles depart waterfront hotels for campus
3:00 p.m. Registration - Kerrwood Hall
3:30 p.m. Welcome and opening remarks
4:00 p.m.

Plenary Session 1: Kerrwood Hall

Lewis Hyde, Kenyon College
6:00 p.m. Dinner and table discussions - Founder's Room
7:30 p.m. Shuttles depart for Music Academy
8:00 p.m. Orchestra concert at Music Acadey
10:15 p.m. Shuttles return to waterfront hotels
   
Saturday, February 26
8:00 a.m. Shuttles depart waterfront hotels for campus
8:30 a.m.

Breakfast and table discussions - Founder's Room

10:00 a.m.

Plenary Session 2: Kerrwood Hall

Harold Best, Wheaton College (emeritus)
12:00 p.m. Lunch and table discussions - Magnolia Lawn

1:15 p.m.

Visit to the Westmont Museum of Art

Aerial dance performance - various locations

1:45 p.m.

Aerial dance workshop (optional ) - Page Hall MPR

3:30 p.m.

Plenary Session 3: Winter Hall of Science 210

Janet Echelman
5:30 p.m.

POEM SPEAK: A dramatic reading of poetry written by local Santa Barbara writers - Winter

6:00 p.m.

Dinner and table discussions - Porter Theatre Patio

What are we Taking Back to our Campuses?

8:00 p.m. 33 Swoons: three one-act comedies by Anton Chekhov - Porter Theatre
10:00 p.m. Dessert reception - Porter Theatre
10:15 p.m. Shuttles return to waterfront hotels
10:45 p.m. Shuttles return to waterfront hotels