Deschutes Public Library News
Professor Greg Lyons Discusses Byzantine Art & Artchitecture of Italy at the Bend Branch
Posted By: Lisa McGean
Date Posted: 3/2/2009
COCC Professor Greg Lyons returns to the Bend Library to discuss and show slides of examples of Byzantine art and architecture in Italy. The presentation will take place on Saturday, March 7th at 3:00 p.m. in the Brooks Room of the Bend Public Library. This program is free and open to the public.
Professor Lyons lived in Italy for three months in 2004, whiere he taught a course on the Renaissance, among others. He considers himself an avid student of Italian language and culture, and has since returned to Italy twice and has another Italian adventure planned for this summer. He has served as the statewide coordinator for the Oregon International Education Consortium of community colleges for the past two years.
For questions about this or other library events, please contact Lisa McGean at 312-1034. Those wishing to attend events that have special needs resulting from a disability, please call Lisa at 312-1034 at least three days prior to the event.