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

The 15th Currie-Strickland Lectures in Distinguished Lectures in Christian Ethics will be held on Thursday, January 26, and Friday, January 27, 2023. For more information, please contact

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, January 26 (7:30 p.m.)

Lecture 2: “No Rest for the Weary: Leisure and the World of Total Work” – Friday, January 27 (10:00 a.m.)


The lectures will be held in the Richard and Wanda Jackson Conference Room of the Paul and Jane Meyer Faith and Life Leadership Center.



Admission is free but reservations are requested. For reservations, please e-mail 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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