2018-2019 Syllabus
Religion, Spirituality, and Arts Seminar

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

Readings:

27 September 2018

Presenters: Sandy Sasso and Joseph Tucker Edmonds

 


Lot’s Wife in Music

Readings

11 October 2018

Presenter: Steven Stolen


Lot’s Wife in Poetry

Readings

18 October 2018

Presenter: Shari Wagner


Lot’s Wife Through Visual Art

Readings:

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.