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Religion and Violence: It’s Complicated

January 12 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join us for a discussion of the complexities involved when discussing and living the relationship between religion/faith and violence. We will explore, among other topics, the types of violence targeted at religious groups and the types of violence committed in the names of religious groups.

Roger C. Barnes, Ph.D., is Professor and Chair of the Department of Sociology at University of the Incarnate Word.

Sajida Jalalzai, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Religion Department at Trinity University.

Simran Jeet Singh, Ph.D., is a Visiting Professor at Union Seminary (New York City, NY) and Host of Spirited.

Derick Wilson, D.Phil., is a Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at St. Philip’s College; and Reader Emeritus in Education & Restorative Practices at Ulster University (Northern Ireland).

FREE, but registration required

Details

Date:
January 12
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
sourceoflightsa.org/classes-and-events/2020/1/12/dreamweek-2020-religion-and-violence-its-ccomplicated

Organizer

SoL Center
Website:
http://www.upcsa.org/current_courses

Venue

SoL Center at University Presbyterian Church
300 Bushnell
San Antonio, TX 78212 United States
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Phone:
210-732-9927
Website:
http://www.upcsa.org/classes/