Kirk Lecture with Robert Orsi
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Anderson Academic Commons, Room 290, Gregg Kvistad Special Events Room
Audience: Alumni, Current Student, Faculty, Neighbor or Friend, Staff
“THE CATHOLIC CLERGY SEXUAL ABUSE CRISIS
IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE” with Robert Orsi
The annual James Kirk Lecture fosters greater understanding of the important role religion plays in the world, and in American civic life.
Robert Orsi is the Grace Craddock Nagle Chair of Catholic Studies at Northwestern University, where he is also the Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence. He received his PhD from Yale and has taught at Fordham University, Indiana University, and Harvard Divinity School. He’s the author of many prize-winningbooks, including The Madonna of 115th Street: Faith and Community in Italian Harlem, 1880-1950.
DATE: Tuesday, October 15
TIME: 6:30 to 7:45 p.m.
LOCATION: AAC 290