SLC presents faculty colloquium on Feb. 14

Posted On February 07, 2017

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College will present a faculty colloquium from 9 to 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 14 in Room 325 on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road. It is free and open to the public.


Katie Walkner will speak on the coming of the Saxons to England, including an early mention of King Arthur. Walkner is Silver Lake College’s history instructor and chair of the department of arts and humanities.

Her talk is titled, “Somewhere Between Fact and Fiction: The Historical Value of Vortigern and the Adventus Saxonum as presented in ‘Historia Brittonum.’”  

Coffee and snacks will be served.