By Meredith Moss
HOW TO GO
WHAT: “Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible”
WHEN: Through Sept. 19
WHERE: University of Dayton Roesch Library, University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton
PARKING: Free. Enter through the Stewart Street archway and pick up a visitor’s pass at the visitor’s booth.
FOR INFO: Contact (937) 229-4270 or see www.udayton.edu/libraries/manifoldgreatness
SPECIAL EVENTS: All will be held at the Roesch Library, unless otherwise indicated
- OPENING RECEPTION: 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 30, featuring keynote speaker and exhibit co-curator Hannibal Hamliln, associate professor, Dept. of English, the Ohio State University.
- CLOSING PANEL: 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19, featuring Michael S. Carter, Laura Hume, William Trollinger, moderated by Bill Portier.
- THURSDAY, SEPT. 20: “In the Beginning” by Alister McGrath, led by Michael S. Carter, Department of History, noon to 1 p.m., Roesch Library, and 7-8 p.m. Dayton Metro Library, Main Library.
- TUESDAY, SEPT. 25, “Song of Solomon” by Toni Morrison, led by Tom Morgan, Dept of English, noon to 1 p.m., Roesch Library, and 7-8 p.m. Dayton Metro Library, Main Library.
- FRIDAY, SEPT. 7: “Grounded vpon the plaine words of the scripture’: History and the Authorized King James Version presented by Laura Hume, director of the Pre-Law Program. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- SUNDAY, SEPT. 9: “The King James Bible and Anglican Church Music,” by Alan Kimbrough, professor, department of English. 3-4:30 p.m.
- WEDNESDAY, SEPT 12: “Protestants, Catholics and Bibles in Early Modern English-Speaking World,” presented by Michael Carter, associate professor, Dept. of History. 11:30-1 p.m.
- THURSDAY, SEPT. 13: “Knowing what we know to be true is really true: “Biblical Inerrancy, The King James Version and American Evangelicalism in 20th/21st century America,” by William Trolliner, professor, Dept. of History and Dept of Religious Studies, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.