Arts, Music, and Theology – Summer Series

2021 Summer Lecture Series

June 2–July 27, 2021AdultSpecial Events
This event is hosted by Montreat Conference Center

All programs and lectures are free and open to the public! Programs begin at 7:00pm in Upper Moore Center, formerly known as the Huckleberry Cafe, unless otherwise noted. Covid-19 protocol applies. Recordings for most lectures will be released by noon the Thursday following the lecture and will be listed below in conjunction with the lecture title. Some lectures and performances are not able to be recorded.

Questions? Please contact Ann Laird Jones, 662.347.3614, annlairdj55@gmail.com or Eric Wall, 828.713.8834, ewall@austinseminary.edu.

Date Topic/Speaker Link
June 2
“Preludes and…” Organ Recital
Eric Wall
Location: Anderson Auditorium
Recording not available
June 15 “Montreat Scottish Society and the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games”
Righton McCallum
Due to severe technological difficulties, this recording is not available. We apologize for the inconvenience.
June 22 “Seeing Theology”
Hannah Garrity
June 29 “Some Stories of Art, Family, and Food: How Lila Bonner Miller Anticipated the Alternative Food Movement”
Dr. John Brueggemann
July 6
“In Memory of Dr. Jim (Jimbo) Bryan: A Celebration of Life”
Dr. Henry Wilde and Richard DuBose
followed by
“Anatomy of a Supreme Court Case Affecting Many”
Jim Hamilton
Location: Convocation Hall
July 13 “From a Vexillologist’s Perspective: A New Mississippi State Flag”
Alec Peters
July 20 “Hearing Theology”
Eric Wall
July 27 “We’ve Come This Far, But Have A Long Way To Go: The Black Presbyterian Story”
Rev. Dr. Byron Wade
 Special Event
July 7
9:00 PM
“Together Around the Lake: Remembering the 3+ Million”
All are welcome to gather at Lake Susan to remember the 3+ million around the globe who have died from Covid-19. We will hold up lights in song and prayer as we remember those lost in the Pandemic.
Location: Lake Susan