Events - Daily
|Thursday, March 07|
When Liberal Protestant Congregations Organize: Case Studies on Occupy Wall Street and the New Sanctuary Movement
Crossroads of Religion and Politics: A Lunchtime Conversation with Donna Schaper.
Donna Schaper is Senior Minister at Judson Memorial Church in New York, NY. She was trained in community organizing by Saul Alinsky and is the Founder and President of the New Sanctuary Movement, which addresses immigrant rights. She will speak about two social justice movements in which she and her congregation have been involved: Occupy Wall Street and the New Sanctuary Movement.
Robertson Hall, Bowl 015 · 12:15 p.m.– 1:15 p.m.
Tagami Kikusha (1753-1826): The Wanderings of a Buddhist Nun in Edo Japan
Informal Discussion with Francois Lachaud (Ecole francaise d'Extreme-Orient) on the poetry of a Japanese Buddhist Nun
Room 137, 1879 Hall, Dept. of Religion · 5:00 p.m.– 6:30 p.m.