From the Executive Director
Daw, Carl P., Jr., The Hymn
As you will read in the conference report later in this issue, one of the unexpected actions of this year's Annual Meeting was that the Executive Committee announced a new Fellow of the Hymn Society: me!
Whenever suggestions along this line have been raised in previous Executive Committee meetings, I have always said that I thought it would be premature to award such an honor to me until I was no longer Executive Director. So I thought the matter was settled. I thought I had vetoed further consideration of such an action.
After last year's unanticipated barrage of "guerilla hymns" in Greencastle, I should have known to expect surprises from this Executive Committee. But …
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Publication information: Article title: From the Executive Director. Contributors: Daw, Carl P., Jr. - Author. Journal title: The Hymn. Volume: 58. Issue: 4 Publication date: Autumn 2007. Page number: 3. © Hymn Society in the United States and Canada Spring 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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