Special Event: Saints and Syntax and Style, oh my

331424_101966673261750_1352144233_oOn May 5th, Mahlika Hopwood, Medievalist, scholar, teacher, and PhD candidate at Fordham University, will speak to us about the devotional writings of Hildegard of Bingen. This presentation will follow directly from our recent workshops on sentence structure and stylistics: looking at how this religious writer expressed her intense passion for God in her writings.

Monday, 5 May 2014, 6:00-10:00 pm

Living Hope Church, 300 Schantz Road, Allentown

Please bring food, work to share, and a donation to help cover our guest’s travel expenses. Suggested donation: $5-10.00 (please give more if fewer people attend; this is our last special guest for a while, so be generous!)

Please RSVP on the facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1478202119077744/.

Tentative Schedule:

Hildegard+von+Bingen+hildegardvonbingen* 6-7 food, fellowship, and a workshop on sentence stylistics
* 7-8 Mahlika’s presentation, including discussion and Q-&-A
* 8-10 our ordinary share-and-critique workshop

 

 

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About Sørina Higgins

Sørina Higgins is a writer, English teacher, and Inklings scholar. Sørina serves as Chair of the Department of Language and Literature at Signum University and teaches English at King's College and Lehigh Carbon Community College. She has published two books of poetry, "The Significance of Swans" and "Caduceus."

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