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G. K. ChestertonThe G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture at Seton Hall University and American Bible Society have the pleasure of announcing an evening lecture with Dale Ahlquist and Fr. Ian Boyd on the theme of "The Daily Chesterton-- Chesterton at the Daily News." The conference will be held on Thursday, September 26, 2013 from 6 - 8 p.m. at American Bible Society (1865 Broadway, New York City).

For information and to RSVP contact: chestertoninstitute@shu.edu

Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874—1936) was an English writer. His prolific and diverse output included philosophy, ontology, poetry, plays, journalism, public lectures and debates, literary and art criticism, biography, Christian apologetics, and fiction. Chesterton has been called the "prince of paradox."

About the Speakers

Dale Ahlquist is President of the American Chesterton Society, creator and host of EWTN series "G. K. Chesterton: The Apostle of Common Sense," and publisher of Gilbert Magazine. He is the author of three books, including The Complete Thinker, which was published in 2012, and has edited eight books of Chesterton's writings. He is also the co-founder of Chesterton Academy, a high school near Minneapolis.

Fr. Ian Boyd is the President of the G. K. Chesterton Institute at Seton Hall University and editor of The Chesterton Review. An internationally recognized Chesterton scholar, he is the author of The Novels of G. K Chesterton. He also lectures on the subjects of "Sacramental Themes in Modern Literature." He is a member of the English Department at Seton Hall University.

For more information please contact:
Chesterton Institute
(973) 275-2431
graboigl@shu.edu

 

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