2014 Mahle Lecture Reception

Date: April 08, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Cost: N/A
Contact: For RSVP's for the reception, please contact the Wesley Center for Spirituality, Service and Social Justice, 651-523-2878 or Chaplain Nancy Victorin-Vangerud, at nvictorinvangerud01@hamline.edu
Location: Kay Fredericks Ballroom, Klas Center
Sponsor: The Wesley Center
Description: Hamline University will welcome Dr. Monica A. Coleman from the Claremont School of Theology as the 2014 Mahle Lecturer in Progressive Christian Thought. On April 8th, Dr. Coleman's 7pm lecture in Sundin Hall will be on "Becoming Buddhist When Jesus Isn't Enough: A Third Wave Womanist Negotiation of Race, Gender and Religion." Prior to the lecture, the Mahle Lecture Reception will be held in the Kay Fredericks Ballroom of the Klas Center, 5pm to 6:30pm, with the program to begin at 5:30pm. Free parking will be in the Drew Hall Lot, one block east of Sundin Hall along Hewitt Ave. The reception program will be hosted by the Hamline Spirituality Scholars along with a welcome from President Linda N. Hanson, and special guests Professor Carolyn Holbrook and Sherrie Fernandez-Williams, Bridges Program Director. In celebration of womanist writing, Holbrook will read from her recent publication, Ordinary People, Extraordinary Journeys (North Star Press, 2013), and Fernandez-Williams will read from her forthcoming memoir, Done (North Star Press, 2014). For RSVP's for the reception, please contact the Wesley Center for Spirituality, Service and Social Justice, 651-523-2878 or Chaplain Nancy Victorin-Vangerud, at nvictorinvangerud01@hamline.edu.