2018-2019 Syllabus
Religion, Spirituality, and Arts Seminar

Interpretations of Genesis 18-19 with a focus on Lot’s wife


27 September 2018

Presenters: Sandy Sasso and Joseph Tucker Edmonds


Lot’s Wife in Music


11 October 2018

Presenter: Steven Stolen

Lot’s Wife in Poetry


18 October 2018

Presenter: Shari Wagner

Lot’s Wife Through Visual Art


1 November 2018

Presenter: Julia Muney Moore

6 December 2018

Open Discussions

17 January 2019

Artist Presentations

7 February 2019

Artist Presentations

7 March 2019

Exhibition and Performances.

Art exhibit will run for two months, opening on March 7 with the exhibit and performances.

3 April 2019

Performance and Discussion

Critically acclaimed cellist, Maya Beiser, will discuss and perform excerpts from her cello-opera, Elsewhere, an imaginative and psychological retelling of the biblical story of Lot's wife. Offered in partnership with Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, the Center for Interfaith Cooperation, Indiana Humanities, and the Jewish Community Center of Indianapolis.