War, Suffering and Hope – 3 November
The Immigrant Experience – 10 November
Advent and Healing – 8 December

Dr. Linda Stratford

Our guest speaker is Dr. Linda Stratford, who will speak on Art and Theology.

  • War, Suffering and Hope: 20th century French artist, Georges Rouault
  • The Immigrant Experience: artist, Marc Chagall
  • Advent and Healing: The Portinari Altarpiece, Florence

Dr. Stratford is director of Paris Semester, a semester of credits offered in Paris by Asbury University each fall (open to non-Asbury applicants). She received her Ph.D. from the State University of New York, Stony Brook with an emphasis on Art and Society in France.

Since 2005, when she was appointed Lilly Scholar at Asbury University, she has pursued research on the theological foundations of artistic expression, co-founding ASCHA and stimulating critique of modern and contemporary art as autonomous from religious purposes;

Light Buffet at 19h00; Presentation 19h45-21h15.

Thurber Lectures is an adult community gathering and growth time that is open to all.

War, Suffering and Hope – 3 November

The Immigrant Experience – 10 November

Advent and Healing: The Portinari Altarpiece, Florence – 8 December