Programs & Events

Annapolis Formal Lecture Series 2015-2016


Lectures begin at 8 p.m. in Francis Scott Key auditorium, unless specified otherwise. They are free and open to the public. For more information on the lecture series, please call 410-626-2539.

Lectures are archived in the Greenfield Library.


Spring Semester

Date Speaker Title
January 15

Mr. Caleb Thompson
Tutor
St. John's College
Santa Fe

"Thucydides, Corcyra and the Meaning of Words" 

January 22

Lecture Rescheduled to March 18

 

January 29

Ms. Judy Seeger
Tutor
St. John's College
Annapolis

"Speech and Silence in Maimonides' Guide of the Perplexed"

February 5 Long Weekend

No Lecture

February 12

John Brancy, Baritone and Peter Dugan, Piano

“Songs of the Great War”

February 19 Ms. Mera Flaumenhaft
Tutor
St. John's College
Annapolis

"Romeo and Juliet for Grownups"

February 26 - March 13 Spring Break

No Lectures

March 18

Mr. George Russell
Tutor
St. John's College
Annapolis

"Sic Semper Tyrannis: Was Lincoln’s Death Deserved? (A Consideration of Secession, Perpetual Enslavement and Union in Lincoln’s Political Thought)"

March 25 (Steiner Lecture)

Dr. Vicki Mahaffey
University of Illinois
Urbana, IL

"On Joyce"

April 1

Mr. Mark Sinnett
Tutor
St. John's College
Annapolis

"Hamiltonians"

April 8 Mr. Jay Smith
Tutor
St. John's College
Santa Fe
"On Ecology"
April 15

Ms. Sarah Benson
Tutor
St. John's College
Annapolis

TBA
April 22 John Sifton
Human Rights Watch
TBA
April 29 King William Players Performance
May 6 Reality Weekend No Lecture
May 13 Commencement Weekend No Lecture
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