Author Kevin Clark to Speak at Hillsdale Academy

Author Kevin Clark to Speak at Hillsdale Academy

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Hillsdale, Mich. – On September 14, Kevin Clark, author and educator, will deliver two public lectures on the relationship between the liberal arts tradition and classical education at Hillsdale Academy. The free event is part of an ongoing series of talks hosted by Hillsdale Academy on the classical liberal arts.

Clark is co-author of The Liberal Arts Tradition: A Philosophy of Christian Classical Education. He is academic dean of The Geneva School in Winter Park, FL, and a founding Alcuin Fellow of The Society for Classical Learning.

When:

Thursday, September 14

First lecture, “Arts at the Heart, or the Place of the Liberal Arts in Classical Education,” 4 p.m. EDT

Second lecture, “Joining Reason to Imitation, or the Role of the Liberal Arts in the Classical Classroom,” 7 p.m. EDT

Where:      

Hillsdale Academy Library
1 Academy Lane
Hillsdale, MI 49242

Who:            

Kevin Clark, author, The Liberal Arts Tradition: A Philosophy of Christian Classical Education

About Hillsdale Academy

Hillsdale Academy is an independent, classical K-12 day school located on the campus of Hillsdale College. A rigorous course of study is combined with the strong conviction that the biblical and classical virtues are necessary in the formation of the American citizen. The school was established out of the conviction that modern American education was in need of profound reform. More information at academy.hillsdale.edu.

About Hillsdale College

Hillsdale College, founded in 1844, has built a national reputation through its classical liberal arts core curriculum and its principled refusal to accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies, even indirectly in the form of student grants or loans. It also conducts an educational outreach effort promoting civil and religious liberty, including a free monthly speech digest, Imprimis, with a circulation of more than 3.4 million.

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Media inquiries may be directed to:
Emily Stack Davis
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PR@hillsdale.edu