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Weston Kennison

Adjunct Lecturer of Latin and Humanities and Faculty Fellow In International Programs
Erwin 217E

Wes Kennison has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1988

Office Hours: Fall 2018


Curriculum Vitae


  • M.A., Franciscan Studies, St. Bonaventure University, 1991.


  • NAFSA, The Association of International Educators

  • Association of Franciscan Colleges and Universities


  • with Ronald Herzman, "Jacopone Da Todi: The Aesthetics of Imprisonment", Franziskanische Studien.

  • "Geneseo: La Contrada Fuori Le Mura", Malborghetto.

  • "What's Next?", a bi-monthly column of the Livingston County News.

More About Me

Research Interests

  • Medieval Italian Mysticism
  • Italian Culture
  • Education in the Developing World

Other Interests

  • Travel, especially Study Abroad
  • Local politics


  • HUMN 221: W/H/Western Humanities II

    A search for moral, social, and political alternatives and meaning embodied in the institutions, culture, and literature of Western Civilization from 1600 to the present. The course is factual as well as conceptual, including a narrative history of the period covered.

  • LATN 201: L/Intermediate Latin I

    Intensive readings (in the original) of significant works by major Latin authors. Representative offerings would include such texts as Virgil's Aeneid, Ovid's Metamorphosis, Augustine's Confessions, and Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy. Prerequisites: One year of college Latin (101-102 at Geneseo) or two or more years of high school Latin. Offered on a 3-semester rotation