Dr. Faggen will participate in a panel discussing the great twentieth-century Catholic Polish poet Czeslaw Milosz, who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1980. Dr. Faggen knew Milosz personally and interviewed him on several occasions; this discussion will center on Milosz`s poetry and his letters to the American Catholic mystic and writer Thomas Merton. Dr. Faggen will be joined by Fr. Piotr Paciorek, Dr. Anthony Valle, and Dr. Blanford Parker. Refreshments provided.