John Bunyan Society to hold conference
Posted August 8, 2013; 02:53 p.m.
The seventh triennial conference of the International John Bunyan Society will take place from 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, through noon Friday, Aug. 16, in East Pyne Hall, Room 010. The international gathering of experts on John Bunyan, author of "The Pilgrim's Progress," the most popular work of religious literature in English after the Bible. The following lectures are open to the public:
• Monday, Aug. 12, 4:15 p.m.: "Bunyan's Judges," Laura Knoppers, Pennsylvania State University
• Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2 p.m.: "Bunyan's Radical Christology Revisited," Paul Lim, Vanderbilt University
• Thursday, Aug. 15, 1:30 p.m.: "Bunyan's Spaces," Cynthia Wall, University of Virginia
• Friday, Aug. 16, 10:45 a.m.: "Bunyan's King," N.H. Keeble, University of Stirling, UK