Announcing the Winner 2018 Arlin G. Meyer Prize
The Arlin G. Meyer Prize is awarded biennially to a faculty member from a college or university in the Lilly Network of Church-Related Colleges and Universities whose work exemplifies the practice of the Christian artistic or scholarly vocation in relation to any pertinent subject matter or literary and artistic style. The 2018 Prize has been awarded to the author of a creative work that emerges from her practice of the vocation of the Christian performing artist, in accord with the principles and ideals of the Lilly Fellows Program. In subsequent years, the Meyer Prize will honor those who practice in the fields of musical performance, non-fiction, visual art, and imaginative writing.
The prize honors the late Arlin G. Meyer, Professor of English at Valparaiso University, who served as program director of the Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts from its inception in 1991 until his retirement in 2002.
The Prize of $3000 was awarded at the Lilly Fellows Program National Conference at Hope College in Holland, Michigan, on October 12, 2018.
Winner of the 2018 Lilly Fellows Program Arlin G. Meyer Prize
The Documentary Film, A Slice of Pie: A Love Story
By Blis DeVault
Associate Professor, Director, DIFT Program, School
of Arts and Innovation
Director, Xavier TV and Film Center,
Center for Innovation
Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio
Click Here for Film Trailer
Voices of Justice
Sister Judith Royer
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, California
A Name That I Admire
Grand Rapids, Michigan