Thursday, October 23, 2014

9:00 a.m. Registration & Campus Tours McLane Stadium,
Presidential Suite Lobby
11:00 a.m. Brunch featuring Robert Darden, "Nothing But Love in God's Water: Black Sacred Music From the Civil War to the Civil Rights Movement,"
including a presentation of the Baylor Libraries' Black Gospel Music Restoration Project
Sponsored by the Department of Journalism, Public Relations and New Media
McLane Stadium,
President's Suite
12:45 p.m. Panel Discussion: Dr. James Abbington McLane Stadium,
Press Area
1:45 p.m. Break: Book Signing with Dr. James Abbington and Robert Darden McLane Stadium,
Press Area
2:30 p.m. Dr. Emmett Price, "Singing the Sermon: Where Musicology Meets Homiletics"
Sponsored by the Kyle Lake Center for Effective Preaching at Truett Seminary
McLane Stadium,
Press Area
3:30 p.m. Break McLane Stadium,
Press Area
3:45 p.m. "Documenting History in Your Own Backyard: Tips on Preserving your Personal and Family Records" - A Workshop with Deborra Richardson
Sponsored by the Department of American Studies
McLane Stadium,
Press Area
5:15 p.m. Dinner McLane Stadium,
Press Area
7:00 p.m. Gospel Song Celebration with Dr. James Abbington
Funding for this event provided by the Baylor University Campus Diversity Committee. This event is open to the public. Tickets are not required.
Roxy Grove Hall

Friday, October 24, 2014

9:00 a.m. Dr. Stephen Newby, "Gospel Music's Articulation of Liberation Theology and Eschatology from Selected Works of Andrae Crouch and Walter Hawkins" McLane Stadium,
Press Area
10:00 a.m. Break McLane Stadium,
Press Area
10:15 a.m. Dr. Birgitta Johnson, "Old School Worship: Liturgical Re-Enactment as a Worship Arts Tool for Affirming Faith, Community and Identity in an Urban Megachurch" McLane Stadium,
Press Area
11:30 a.m. Luncheon & Keynote Address by Dr. Dwandalyn Reece, "Musical Crossroads: Telling the Story of African American Music in a National Museum"
Co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost
McLane Stadium,
President's Suite
1:15 p.m. Bob Marovich, "'I Can’t Make This Journey By Myself:' Gospel Music and the Pursuit of Community and Modernity"
Sponsored by the Department of History
McLane Stadium,
Press Area
2:30 p.m. Dr. Tammy Kernodle, "Sacred Celluloid: The Gendering and Racialization of Gospel Through Film and Television" McLane Stadium,
Press Area
3:30 p.m. Presentation: Dr. Courtney Pace Lyons, "Prathia Hall: From Singing Freedom to Preaching the Dream" McLane Stadium,
Press Area
5:00 p.m. Dinner 7th & James Baptist Church
7:00 p.m. Combined Choirs Performance with Dr. James Abbington
Sponsored by the School of Music
This event is open to the public. Tickets are not required.
7th & James Baptist Church
7:30 p.m. Keynote Address: "Songs of Life: Living, Love and Struggle"
Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon
This event is open to the public. Tickets are not required.
7th & James Baptist Church
8:30 p.m. Refreshments & Conversation
This event is open to the public. Tickets are not required.
7th & James Baptist Church

Saturday, October 25, 2014

10:00 a.m. Gospel Brunch & The Jones Family Singers in Concert
This event is open to the public. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online here.
McLane Stadium,
Baylor Club, Fourth Floor