2022 Currie-Strickland Lectures

Howard Payne University's Fifteenth Annual Currie-Strickland Distinguished Lectures in Christian Ethics

Featuring Dr. Clark Elliston, Associate Professor of Religion and Philosophy and the Director of the Honors Program at Schreiner University.

“Flourishing in a Technological Age: Cultivating Rest”

Lecture 1: “Cities of Endless Night: The Formation of Modern Technologies” – Thursday, February 3 (7:30 p.m.)

Lecture 2: “No Rest for the Weary: Leisure and the World of Total Work” – Friday, February 4 (10:00 a.m.)


The event will be held in the Richard and Wanda Jackson Conference Room of HPU’s Faith and Life Leadership Center. 

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Admission is free but reservations are requested. For reservations, please e-mail currie-strickland@hputx.edu or call 325-649-8403.

About the Currie-Strickland Lectures

This lecture series is made possible through the generosity of Dr. and Mrs. Gary Elliston and was established to honor the life of Dr. David R. Currie and the memory of Mr. Phil Strickland.

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