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Christianity in Crisis: MLK & the Black Church in the Age of Ferguson - Rev. Osagyefo Sekou

Rev. Sekou is a writer, public intellectual, organizer, pastor, theologian, and documentary filmmaker. A central figure in the mobilizations in Ferguson, Missouri, he has helped train thousands in nonviolent civil disobedience. Rev. Sekou has lectured widely, including at Harvard Divinity School, Princeton University, and the University of Paris. His book Gods, Gays, and Guns: Religion and the Future of Democracy was published in 2012.
Cosponsors:   ❀ Martin Luther King, Jr. Education & Research Institute  ❀ Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity ❀ Program in Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity ❀ Peace+Justice Studies Initiative ❀ Institute for Diversity in the Arts ❀ Modern Thought & Literature ❀ African & African American Studies ❀ Progressive Christians at Stanford ❀ Episcopal Lutheran Campus Ministry

Details

When:

Thursday, January 21, 2016. 07:30 PM

Where:

Black Community Services Center

Sponsor:

Department of Religious Studies

Contact:

723-3322
lionda@stanford.edu

Admission:

Free & open to the public