Four Centuries of the King James Bible with Dane Gordon
“Four Centuries of the King James Bible”
An Evening with Dane Gordon
October 22, 2013 at 6 p.m.
Join the Cary Collection as we continue to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible with a talk by Dane Gordon, Professor Emeritus from RIT’s Department of Philosophy. Professor Gordon will consider the undertaking of the King James Bible translators, their own respectful approach to their task, and the impact of their work on authors from John Bunyan to Wilfred Owen.
Lecture is open to the public.
Light refreshments to follow until 8 p.m.
Information: 585.475.3961 | cary.rit.edu
Dane Gordon is a graduate of Trinity College Cambridge, London University, and the University of Rochester, receiving degrees in history, theology, and philosophy. Among his numerous publications are The Old Testament in its Cultural, Historical and Religious Context, and Rochester Institute of Technology: Industrial Development and Educational Innovation in an American City, 1829–2006.