Tuesday March 26 at 6:00 pm
Cargill Theatre, Lougheed Performing Arts Centre (Augustana Campus)
Chris Hedges is the 2019 Augustana Distinguished Lecturer. He will be giving this year’s Chester Ronning Lecture on Religion and Diplomacy and will address the importance of religion in today’s global world.
Chris Hedges is a Pulitzer-prize winning journalist. He was a foreign correspondent for the New York Times for 15 years, has authored eleven books and serves as a visiting lecturer at Princeton University. His Princeton course is held at a state prison in New Jersey and brings together inmates and Princeton students. In 2014, he was ordained as a Presbyterian minister for his prison work.
This event is free to attend and open to the public.
A PHYSICAL TICKET IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.
If you’d like to hear a bit more about what Hedges will be discussing, check out this Folio article on his upcoming lecture.