recent EIGHTH DAY events
Join us this summer on July 17-18 to celebrate the Inklings. We'll start with a Friday evening banquet and continue Saturday morning/afternoon with presentations by Louis Markos and Kevin O'Brien on "The Ethics of Elfland: Virtue & Vice in Narnia & Middle Earth." Saturday evening we'll have live music, local craftsmanship seminars, children's activities, and pipes & pints.
"People of Wichita, attend! You have this in your town!" —Rod Dreher
My Dear Friends,
Whether you're from Wichita or not, we're so grateful for your support, which has already made 2015 our most successful year to-date. Would you believe that just one a year ago we were supported by a mere 26 members and were seriously questioning the feasibility of keeping the Institute going? Looking at where we are today, I have a hard time believing it myself! Our membership is now over 100 and growing steadily. Our revamped website and blog are bringing our “dialogue of love” to the internet. The Hall of Men continues to attract first-rate speakers. And how about that Symposium! Continue Reading