Defeating Intolerance Lecture by Eboo Patel
âDefeating Intolerance: Social Science Research and Strategies for Interfaith Cooperationâ?
Named by US News & World Report as one of Americaâs Best Leaders of 2009, Eboo Patel is the founder and Executive Director of Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), a Chicago-based institution building the global interfaith youth movement. Author of the award-winning book Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation, Eboo is also a regular contributor to the Washington Post, National Public Radio and CNN. He is a member of President Obamaâs Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and holds a doctorate in the sociology of religion from Oxford University, where he studied on a Rhodes scholarship.
Location: Guyot 10
Date/Time: 04/28/11 at 4:30 pm - 04/28/11 at 6:00 pm
A Religion and Global Culture Lecture
A public reception will follow.
Category: Public Lectures
Department: Princeton Lectures in Religion and Global Culture