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Lecture Series


What's the Lecture Series all about?  A lot of interesting people call Sharon Springs home, and a lot of interesting people who live nearby have a special interest in our community.  From time to time we ask some of them to participate in the Lecture Series, which gives you a chance to hear extraordinary people talk about extraordinary things -- and a chance to support Klinkhart Hall Arts Center, Inc.

The 2017 Lecture series has concluded, and the 2018 series is still in development. Details will be posted here and sent to our email list when they are available.

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About the 2017 Lecture Series . . .

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The final event in its 2017 Lecture Series took place on Saturday  October 14.  Neuroscientist and science blogger  Dr. J.B. Goss talked about  The Metaphysics of Science. (Dr. Goss delivered the first Klinkhart Hall lecture in 2015 on Sleeping and Dreaming: The Owner's Manual.) Read more about the speaker here.

Nancy DiPace Pfau with husband, and former Lecture Series speaker, Dr. Richard Pfau. (click image to enlarge).

The fourth event in the 2017 Lecture Series took place on Saturday September 16. Sharon Springs resident and Village Historian Nancy DiPace Pfau delivered a lively, informative, illustrated lecture on Diversity in Sharon Springs: From Native Americans until Today. Click here to read more about the speaker.

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The third event in its 2017 Lecture Series took place on Saturday July 15.  Kat Kinsman, noted personality, writer, and sometime Sharon Springs resident delivered a lively talk and a reading from her newly published memoir, Hi, Anxiety: Life With a Bad Case of Nerves (Harper Collins, 2017)   Click here to read more about the speaker.

Dr. Richard Pfau, with wife and future Lecture Series speaker, Nancy Pfau. (click image to enlarge).

The second event in its 2017 Lecture Series  took place on Saturday, June 18. Dr. Richard Pfau,  local resident and Professor of U.S. Foreign Policy at Hartwick College, delivered a dynamic and broad-ranging talk on Contemporary Foreign Policy.  (click here to read more about the speaker).



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Klinkhart Hall Arts Center began its 2017 Lecture Series on Saturday April 15 with a joint reading and discussion by local residents and well-known literary figures Jean Hanff Korelitz and Pulitzer Prize winning poet Paul Muldoon (click here to read more about the speakers).




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