A Murphy Colloquium Lecture Series as part of the End of Life, End of Time Festival, moderated by Oberlin Professor of Musicology Charles McGuire.
"Musicological, Geological, and Classical Perspectives on the End of Time"
Speakers to include:
Oberlin Associate Professor of Geology F. Zeb Page - “Life and Death in Deep Time: A Geological Perspective on Mortality and Our Place in the World”
Boston University College of Fine Arts Associate Professor of Musicology Andrew Shenton - “Messiaen, Music, and Eschatology”
Oberlin Associate Professor of Classics Chris Trinacty - “The Beginning of the End: Cyclical Time in Roman Thought”