Dr. William Folger, Department of Music chair and director of choral activities at SU, explores some of the reasons why during the discussion “East-West European Choral Traditions.”
The inaugural presentation in this semester’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series, his talk is Wednesday, September 10. All lectures in the series begin at 7 p.m. in the Great Hall of Holloway Hall.
The series concludes with Dr. T. Paul Pfeiffer, chair of the Theatre and Dance Department. His presentation, “The Elizabethan Playhouse: Symbolism, Mysticism and Politics in Practice,” is Tuesday, November 4. He explores how Elizabethan theatre became the chief voice of national identity and Shakespeare’s men became definitive in raising their fellow countrymen to new standards of pride and place.
Sponsored by the Cultural Affairs Office, admission is free and the public is invited. For more information call 410-543-6271 or visit the SU website at www.salisbury.edu.