Seton Hall University

Chesterton Institute Conferences Held in Spain  

GK ChestertonThe G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture at Seton Hall University is pleased to announce the 2020 Chesterton Conference Series in Spain that will be held in Madrid in collaboration with CEU San Pablo University and Club Chesterton Madrid on February 18, 2020 on the theme of "Chesterton & Dickens, and the Art of Criticism." In Pamplona, the conference is organized in collaboration with the University of Navarra on February 20, 2020, on the theme of "Chesterton, Orthodoxy and its Early Critics."

On February 18, the Institute will present volume VIII of its journal, The Chesterton Review, in Spanish. The journal is a publication of the Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture and it is distributed in Spain and in Latin America by Ediciones Encuentro, Madrid, the U.S., and the rest of the world by Philosophy Documentation Center.

The Institute was founded in 1974, the centenary year of the birth of G.K. Chesterton, to promote the social, religious and economic philosophy of this remarkable English journalist. For many years based in Canada but now housed at Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey, the Institute publishes The Chesterton Review, the leading journal in the field of Chesterton Studies.

About the G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture and The Chesterton Review
The G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture is located at Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J. Its purpose is to promote the thought of G. K. Chesterton and his circle and more broadly, to explore the application of Chestertonian ideas in the contemporary world. The Institute's work consists of conferences, lecture series, research and writing. The Chesterton Review, founded in 1974, has been widely praised both for its scholarship and for the quality of its writing. Edited by Father Ian Boyd, C. S. B., it includes a wide range of articles not only on Chesterton himself, but on the issues close to his heart in the work of other writers and in the modern world. It has devoted special issues to C. S. Lewis, George Bernanos, Hilaire Belloc, Maurice Baring, Christopher Dawson, Cardinal Manning, the Modernist Crisis, J. R. R. Tolkien, Fantasy Literature, and a Special Polish Issue. The Chesterton Review also publishes one annual issue in Spanish and an annual supplement in Portuguese and French. For information about the Institute or The Chesterton Review please contact chestertoninstitute@shu.edu ot visit the website at www.shu.edu/go/chesterton

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  • Chesterton Institute
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