the Watson-Ledden Professor of Religion, Emeritus, at Syracuse
University. His teaching and writing are in the areas of Religion
and Myth, Depth Psychology and Literary Theory. He has published
more than sixty articles and five books, the most recent, "Jung
and the Interpretation of the Bible."
Mary Jean Irion is the founder/director (1987-97) of The
Writers' Center at Chautauqua. Her work has appeared in many periodicals.
Her books are "From the Ashes of Christianity" (nonfiction);
"Yes, World" (essays); "Holding On," (poems);
and "She-Fire: A Safari into the Human Animal" (nonfiction).
Nelvin Vos taught literature and religion at Muhlenberg
College for thirty-five years. Among his publications are "The
Drama of Comedy: Victim and Victor," "For God's Sake,
Laugh," and "The Great Pendulum of Becoming: Images
in Modern Drama."
Mark Harvey is a musician, minister, and educator, teaching
at MIT. Founder and director of the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra and
a trumpeter, he has improvised scores for Kate Matson's contemporary
animations as well as for several silent films on the DVD collections
of "Treasures from American Film Archives." His original
compositions and improvisations can be heard on eight Aardvark
Ken Filiano is a versatile performer, active throughout
America and Europe, in jazz, classical, and world music contexts,
and whose compositions and improvisations are included on more
than a dozen recordings.