Selected Lectures and Published Papers

  • Conference, Society for Science Literature and the Arts, Moderator/Presenter, November 1-4, Presentation: Designing the New World Picture
  • Lecture: University of Southern Maine, sponsored by the Philosophy Department; Aesthetics & Ethics Are One: Depicting a Just Political Vision, December 2
  • Public Dialogue with William Geoghehan: Bowdoin College, ME; Nietzsche & Plato: On Art, Philosophy and Religion, December 9
  • Essay: “Valuing Nature: The Imperative of Being,” from Valuing Nature: A set of Papers Resulting From The Shipman Workshop, Bowdoin College
  • Lecture for Chaired Professorship: Bowdoin College, ME; On ‘Nature’ and ‘Good,’ An Artist’s Reconciliation of Aesthetics and Ethics; October 1
  • Lecture: Amherst College, MA; Naturalism and the Good
  • Lecture: Bowdoin College, ME; Valuing Nature: An Artist’s Perspective
  • Museum Talk, Portland Museum of Art, ME; The Four Ages, September 20
  • Maine Alliance for Arts Education keynote address; Nature in the Arts & Humanities, March 7
  • Lecture: The New York Studio School, New York, NY; January 18
    Lecture: The Alliance of Figurative Artists, New York, NY; Considerations of Classicism; March 14-21
  • Lecture: University of Iowa; April
  • Lecture: Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY; sponsored by the Graduate Arts Students Union, February 20
    Lecture: The Alliance of Figurative Artists, New York; Sentiment, Content and Narration; April 7
  • Lecture: Queens College, Queens, NY, April 26
  • Maine Public Broadcasting Network, radio interview by Neal Peterson, Portland ME: Politics and Art
    Director of first conference of Union of Maine Visual Artists; paper: The Realistic Use of the Creative Impulse
  • Lecture: Stanford University in Germany, Beutelsback, February
  • Grolier Club, New York; elected to membership; exhibition and lecture