MKI on the Road: “Reconstructing Linguistic History: What did Ontario’s Earliest Amish Speak?” with Mark Louden

Conrad Grebel University College, Great Hall, Waterloo, Ontario
@ 7:30 pm

What language did Amish Mennonites speak when they began migrating to Southern Ontario from dialectally-diverse regions in German-speaking Central Europe? This lecture will analyze the speech of their descendants from East Zorra-Tavistock and Wilmot townships, compare …

CANCELLED—Lecture: The Wisconsin-German Experience in National Context

German-American Heritage Museum, Washington, DC
@ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN CANCELLED. It will be rescheduled at a later date.  Opening of the Max Kade Institute exhibit “Neighbors Past and Present” and reception, with a lecture by Mark L. Louden, Director of …

LECTURE: Amish in Wisconsin

Mount Horeb Public Library
@ 6:30 pm

One of America’s most familiar yet widely misunderstood religious groups are the Old Order Amish. This presentation will address central aspects of Amish life and the Christian faith that anchors it, with a special emphasis …