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Creighton’s Religion and Environment Lecture Series Kicks Off

Creighton’s Religion and Environment Lecture Series Kicks Off

Internationally known Philosophy Professor Roger S. Gottlieb, Ph.D., will inaugurate the Kripke Center’s new lecture series on Religion and the Environment.

Gottlieb’s lecture, “A Little Good News for a Change: The Promises of Religious Environmentalism”, will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 6, in the Harper Center ballroom on the campus of Creighton University. The event is free to the public.

Gottlieb is a professor of philosophy at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is the author or editor of 14 books and more than 80 articles on environmentalism, religious life, contemporary spirituality, political philosophy, ethics, and disability.

He is internationally known for his work as a leading analyst and exponent of religious environmentalism, for his account of spirituality in an age of environmental crisis, and for his innovative and humane description of the role of religion in a democratic society. For more information, contact Fran Minear at fminear@creighton.edu or 280-2303.