Interfaith Dialogue: Confronting Religious Violence
Featuring Lord Rabbi Jonathan Sacks and Ambassador Akbar Ahmed
Date: Thursday, November 12 Time: 8:00-10:00 PM Location: Ward 1 RSVP: Registration is now closed, event is at capacity Hashtag: #SISEvent
Join Lord Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, the former Chief Rabbi of the United Kingdom and Ireland, and Ambassador Akbar Ahmed, Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, for a discussion on countering religious violence.
Moderator: Michael Brenner, Distinguished Historian in Residence and Director, Center for Israel Studies, CAS
Discussant: Reverend Joseph Eldridge, Adjunct Faculty, SIS and SOC
Lord Sacks' latest book, Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence, will be available for purchase and signing following the event.
This event is in conjunction with the AU Jewish Studies Program and the Washington Hebrew Congregation.