Student Lecture Examines C.S. Lewis on Pride and Humility
Feb 07, 2011FOR MORE INFORMATION:
SANDRA PAULSON, administrative assistant, Academic Affairs
AMY KELLY, Media Relations director
STUDENT LECTURE AT CONCORDIA EXAMINES
C.S. LEWIS ON PRIDE AND HUMILITY
Kayla Goetz, a senior at Concordia College, will present a lecture as part of the Student Lecture Series at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 8 in Birkeland Alumni Lounge. The lecture, “Recovering Vision: C.S. Lewis and Augustine on Pride and Humility,” is free and open to the public.
Author C.S. Lewis’ personal struggle with pride and its counter virtue, humility, are key themes in his writings. Goetz compares C.S. Lewis’ ideas on pride and humility in the seven books of “The Chronicles of Narnia” series with the views of Augustine of Hippo. Goetz’s faculty sponsor is Dr. Roy Hammerling, associate professor of religion
Concordia College is a four-year liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America offering 78 majors, including 18 honors majors, and 12 preprofessional programs.