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Guest Presentations: Disclaimer

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Minds in the Making

As part of its commitment to a liberal arts education that engages all of God’s creation, Calvin College invites guests from a variety of fields and backgrounds to speak on campus. As with all guest presentations at Calvin, the guest presentations in this archive are presented for educational purposes only; the views and opinions expressed are strictly those of the author and not necessarily the views of the Calvin College.

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Posted in: Guest on Jun 11, 2009


Featured Book

Glittering Vices by Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoungIn Glittering Vices, Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung carefully parses the meanings and attractions of the seven deadly sins. Historically and biblically informed, her explorations lead readers to meditate on personal participation in these sins. She doesn’t forget to provide a way out of these meditations. If the first part of each chapter describing one of the sins—envy, vainglory, sloth, avarice, anger, gluttony and lust—is a mirror, then the end of each chapter is a window on the other side of which is Christ, armed with the power to transform even the deadliest of vices into virtues.

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Featured Article

Toni Morrison's new novel, A MercyJane Zwart, professor of English at Calvin College, reviews Toni Morrison’s new novel, A Mercy, for Books and Culture magazine. "Indeed, A Mercy is a novel, to borrow from one its characters, about 'piecing together scraps' as 'a way to be in the world,' she writes. The review is part of Books and Culture's celebration of Black History Month.

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