A conversation on injustice, mass incarceration and the history of resistance.
Ms. Michelle Duster Great-granddaughter of civil rights icon of Ida B. Wells and author of Michelle Obama’s Impact on African American Women and Girls
James F. Austin, President JFA Institute and former director of the Institute on Crime, Justice and Corrections at George Washington University
Dr. Rita George-Tvrtkovic,
has published Christians, Muslims, and Mary: A History
(Paulist Press, April 2018),
She is the director of Interreligious Dialogue at the University, and a former director of the Chicago Archdiocese Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs.
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Date: March 29
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Birck Hall Atrium/Tellabs Auditorium
Event Sponsor: the Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies
Contact: Lynn Dransoff 630-829-6250 email@example.com
Schedule of Events:
8:00 - 8:50 Registration and Refreshments
9:00 - 11:30 Morning Panel
11:30 - 1:00 Lunch and Keynote with William French
1:15 - 3:30 Afternoon Panel
Register at www.ben.edu/faith
Date: May 10
Time: All Day
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