Shriver Lectures: “The Study of African American Religion”

The George H. Shriver Lectures:  Religion in American History will be given on Mar. 29-30.  The speaker will be Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr., who is the chair of the Department for African American Studies and the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University.  The overall title for his lectures will be “The Study of African American Religion.”  The dates, times, and titles for the three lectures are as follows:

  • 7:00 p.m. on Mar. 29 “A Pragmatic Approach to the Study of African American Religion”
  • 12:00 noon on Mar. 30 “Babel in the North: A Different Historical Narrative of African American Religion”
  • 7:00 p.m. on Mar. 30 “An Uncommon Faith: W.E.B. Du Bois and African American Religion”

All lectures will be in the Stetson Room and are free and open to the public.

Cultural credit is available.

For more information, contact the Department of Religious Studies.