Hesburgh Libraries Lecture Series: The Story Behind “Touchdown Jesus” – Millard Sheets: An Artist’s Journey to the “Word of Life”


Location: Hesburgh Library William J. Carey Auditorium


Learn about the story behind “Touchdown Jesus.” Join Art Historian and Scholar, Janet Blake, on a journey into the world and artist Millard Sheets on the road to the creation of our famous Word of Life mural. A question and Answer session and walking tour to view the mural will immediately follow the presentation. Sponsored by the Hesburgh Libraries and Snite Museum of Art.