Memory and Chivalry: Lessons from Sir Gawain

Brian Phillips

Presented at the 2017 National Conference in Austin, TX. Sir Gawain, one of the noblest knights of King Arthur's Round Table, bravely rose to face the Green Knight's challenge. In doing so, his word, his courage, and his loyalty were all tested. More than that, Sir Gawain faced a test of memory.... Read More

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The Persistence of Memory: Why the Past Won't Die

Greg Wilbur

Presented at the 2017 National Conference in Austin, TX. As philosophy becomes more detached from biblical truth, the arts have sought to embody alternative world views. Ironically, the very attempts to distance themselves from biblical roots almost always necessarily uses the collateral of... Read More

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Inconsolable Secrets: Great Books and the Risk of Remembering

Adam Andrews

Presented at the 2017 National Conference in Austin, TX. In his 1949 essay "The Weight of Glory," C.S. Lewis described the human heart as constantly longing for beauty and constantly seeking it in the intellectual and artistic glories of a cultural tradition. "But all this is a cheat," he warned... Read More

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Why, What, and How Poetry Remembers

Christine Perrin

Presented at the 2017 National Conference in Austin, TX. I have finally stumbled upon an unambiguously good use for my iPhone (which has caused me no little amount of existential doubt and distress): on it I have a short personal catalogue of poems recorded by my voice. At least twice a week, I... Read More

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A Contemplation of Memory

Andrew Kern

Presented at the 2017 National Conference in Austin, TX. In this opening keynote session, Andrew Kern will introduce the theme and set the tone for the conference. 

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CiRCE Institute Mug - SOLID RED

Fill this handcrafted 12 oz stoneware CiRCE mug with your favorite beverage as you read a great book.  Made with pride in Wisconsin – 14 ounces; stands 4-1/4" tall. Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. 100% lead-free. 

  • Subtotal: $25.00
  • Discount: -$2.50
  • Price: $22.50

CiRCE Institute Mug - TWO TONED

Fill this handcrafted 12 oz stoneware CiRCE mug with your favorite beverage as you read a great book.  Made with pride in Wisconsin – 14 ounces; stands 4-1/4" tall. Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. 100% lead-free. 

  • Subtotal: $25.00
  • Discount: -$2.50
  • Price: $22.50

Close Reads Stoneware Mug - Cafe Mocha

Fill this handcrafted 14 oz mug with your favorite beverage as you listen to Angelina, Tim, and David rattle on about whoknowswhat. Made with pride in Wisconsin – 14 ounces; stands 4-1/4" tall. Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. 100% lead-free. 

  • Subtotal: $25.00
  • Discount: -$2.50
  • Price: $22.50

Close Reads Stoneware Mug - GLACIER FROST

Fill this handcrafted 14 oz mug with your favorite beverage as you listen to Angelina, Tim, and David rattle on about whoknowswhat. Made with pride in Wisconsin – 14 ounces; stands 4-1/4" tall. Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. 100% lead-free. 

  • Subtotal: $25.00
  • Discount: -$2.50
  • Price: $22.50

Close Reads Stoneware Mug - COPPERHEAD

Fill this handcrafted 14 oz mug with your favorite beverage as you listen to Angelina, Tim, and David rattle on about whoknowswhat. Made with pride in Wisconsin – 14 ounces; stands 4-1/4" tall. Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. 100% lead-free. 

  • Subtotal: $25.00
  • Discount: -$2.50
  • Price: $22.50

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