Tag: essay

Louis Petrich: At Home in the World: A Toast to the Graduates

Delivered by Louis Petrich, Tutor, May 4, 2015, at the Graduate Institute Commencement Reception Dear students, graduates, and guests of the Graduate Institute–on behalf of my colleagues on…

Judy Seeger: Notes from the Other Side

(In the early 1970’s my husband Tony and I spent about a year living with a group of Indians near the headwaters of the Xingu River in Central…

Eva Brann: Why Read?

Delivered by Eva Brann, March 2016, to the Great Books Honors Course of the Torrey Institute, Biola University, La Mirada, California. You’ve all probably heard the expression “preaching…