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Religion in Secular America 2011-2012

  • 2011-2012 Catholic Heritage Lecture Series

    The 2011-12 Catholic Heritage Lecture Series featured the following nationally recognized scholars who spoke to the theme of Religion in "Secular" America.

    Patricia O'Connell Killen, Ph.D.

    Academic Vice President, Gonzaga University
    October 27, 2011 at 7:00 PM
    Seattle University, Pigott Auditorium
    Book signing to follow.
    Robert Putnam

    Malkin Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University

    Visiting Professor, University of Manchester (UK)
    "American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us"
    January 17, 2012 at 7:00 PM
    Seattle University, Campion Ballroom
    Book signing to follow.

    *This lecture was canceled due to University closure due to weather conditions*

    Peter Steinfels, Ph.D.

    University Professor, Co-director of Fordham University Center on Religion and Culture, Fordham University
    "Catholicism & Politics; Secularization & Secularism"
    May 8, 2012 at 7:00 PM
    Seattle University, Pigott Auditorium
    Book signing to follow.