MVP Fridays: "How do we hope in hard times?"


Location: Stinson-Remick Hall of Engineering Atrium

MVP Fridays: meaning, values, purpose; tackling the big questions

Join the Center for Social Concerns for Friday afternoons on home football weekends for lectures by national leaders, journalist, and writers on questions of meaning, values and purpose. Each lecture will be followed by a reception.

How do we hope in hard times?

Norman Wirzba, Professor of Christian Theology, Duke University

Norman Wirzba is the Gilbert T. Rowe Distinguished Professor of Theology at Duke University and a Senior Fellow at Duke’s Kenan Institute for Ethics. He is the author of several books, including, most recently, This Sacred Life: Humanity’s Place in a Wounded World and Agrarian Spirit: Cultivating Faith, Community, and the Land (published by the University of Notre Dame Press). He lectures widely across North America and Europe. When he is home he likes to make things with wood, enjoy meals with families and friends, and bake the German cakes his mother taught him.

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