Raggant Fiction Festival

Monumental Myths

Lit That Made Western Man

The 6th Annual Raggant Fiction Festival, scheduled for Saturday, March 26th, will be based around some of the great Epics of Western Civilization. A host of Evangel Classical School and Comeford College Faculty will be speaking on Homer, Virgil, Dante, Milton, and more.

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Regular tickets gain you admission to all the sessions, a delicious lunch, entry into our door-prize drawing, and more! 

We will also have a Children’s Track available, filled with games, crafts, and stories for youth aged 3-10.

Schedule:

8:30 – 9am: Registration
9:15: Session 1: Jonathan Sarr – “It’s All Right There In Homer: Learning From the Enemies of God”
10:25: Session 2: Sean Higgins – “On a Mission From God” or, Virgil’s Legendary Guide to the West
11:35: Session 3: Leila Bowers – “Everyman’s Comedy,” or Dante’s Definition of the Good Life
12:35: Lunch
1:25: Session 4: Mark Callender- “Heroism in Paradise Lost: Reading and Misreading the Text”
2:35: Leila Bowers – “Busted Ballasts: Blockbusters and the Decay of the West”
3:20: Q & A
4pm: End


Reread about the history of the Festival here.

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