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'Jesuits and the Arts'

Saint Louis University Museum of Art (SLUMA)

3663 Lindell Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63108
United States

Saint Louis University will hold the Third Annual Jesuit Student Research Symposium from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, in the third floor gallery at the Saint Louis University Museum of Art (SLUMA).

 The theme, “Jesuits and the Arts,” will explore the relationship between Jesuit history and the arts. The program will include historical and musical presentations by students and a keynote address by SLUMA director Petruta Lipan.

The event is free and open to members of the SLU communities and the public. Light refreshments will be served at noon. Reservations are requested. RSVP to Silvana Siddali, Ph.D., at siddalis@slu.edu.

The symposium is jointly hosted by the Saint Louis University Museum of Art, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Jesuit Archives.

Session I (11 a.m. to noon)

‘Jesuits and the Arts’

Welcome: David Miros, Ph.D., Department of Theological Studies, Saint Louis University

Invocation: Steve Schoenig, S.J., Department of History, Saint Louis University

Keynote Address: Petruta Lipan, Ph.D., Director, Saint Louis University Museum of Art

(Refreshments: Noon to 12:30 p.m.)

Session II: (12:30 to 3 p.m.)

‘Architecture and Music’

Session Chair: Silvana Siddali, Ph.D., Department of History, Saint Louis University

Jesuits and Baroque Ecclesiastical Architecture: Nicholas Di Napoli, History Major, Saint Louis University " Madrid Campus

Eumelio: A Music Drama in the Context of 17th Century Jesuit Education: Lillian Blotkamp, Graduate Student, Department of Music, Washington University

Domenico Zippoli, S.J., Missionary and Musician: Karl O’Brien, History Major, Saint Louis University

Summary and Conclusion

Alexandra Bisio, Associate Archivist, Jesuit Archives " Central United States

Tuesday, 18 April, 2017

Contact:

Silvana Siddali

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