Rugged and Steep: The Poetry of John Donne

The Saint Katherine College Forum

St. Katherine College, the first ever Orthodox college of the liberal arts and sciences, is pleased to present the following speeches from its lecture series titled “The St. Katherine College Forum.” Recorded on the campus of St. Katherine’s in San Diego, California, the series is open to the public and features a wide array of speakers from the college and elsewhere.

March 2012

Rugged and Steep: The Poetry of John Donne

Dr. Arthur Seamans, professor emeritus of literature at Point Loma Nazarene University, tells the story of the life of John Donne and describes how he wrestled with God in his poetry. From the wide-ranging poems of Donne, Seamans distills three levels of love for both God and humans and describes the interplay between both kinds of love.

March 9, 2012 Length: 1:06:12




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