Lecture set on 'Changing the Politics of Hunger,' Sept. 27
Posted September 23, 2004; 09:42 a.m.
The Rev. David Beckmann will present a lecture on "Changing the Politics of Hunger" at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Beckmann is president of Bread for the World, a nationwide, nonpartisan, ecumenical Christian citizens' movement seeking justice for the world's hungry people by lobbying for and supporting policies addressing hunger and poverty's root causes.
A former World Bank economist, Beckmann is the author of many books and articles on Christian faith and economics. Most recently, he co-wrote "Grace at the Table: Ending Hunger in God's World" with the Rev. Arthur Simon, founder of Bread for the World.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs .
Contact: Tom Bartus (609) 258-3601