Practice of faith in America is talk topic, April 2
Posted March 29, 2002; 03:22 p.m.
A lecture titled "Real Religion: How Americans Actually Practice Their Faith" is set for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Alan Wolfe, director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life and a professor of political science at Boston College, will speak. The interdisciplinary center is committed to enlarging public and academic discussions on the way that religion intersects, contributes to and shapes civil society in America.
Wolfe is the author or editor of more than 10 books, including "Marginalized in the Middle" (University of Chicago Press, 1997), "One Nation, After All" (Viking Penguin, 1998) and "Moral Freedom: The Search for Virtue in a World of Choice" (W.W. Norton, 2001).
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Center for the Study of Religion .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601