Mar 03, 2020 Mar 03, 2020
03:30PM 04:30PM VLK Lecture Series featuring Aaron Miller: University Event Topic: International,Lectures & Meetings,Politics,Special EventSchool: Emory CollegeDepartment / Organization: History Department,Institute for Jewish Studies,Middle East Research Program,Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies,Political Science,Religion Department,Other / NoneBuilding/Room: White HallMeeting Organizer/Sponsor: Institute for the Study of Modern Israel (ISMI) and the Institute for Jewish StudiesSpeaker/Presenter: Aaron MillerEvent Open To: All (Public)Cost: FreeContact Name: Heather WatersContact Email: hfordha@emory.edu"Gulliver's Troubles: America in a Violent and Dysfunctional Middle East" Like a modern day Gulliver, America is wandering around a region it still doesn't understand tied up by powers big and small who don't share its interests or values and constrained by its own illusions. If the US cannot transform the region and cannot extricate itself, is there a way forward? The VLK Lecture on Israel and the Middle East brings to the Emory University campus noted scholars in fields that relate to Israel and the Middle East. Vicki Kaplan Haberman graduated from Emory in 1981. Her family and friends created the lecture series to honor her memory as a dear classmate, caring friend, and wonderful mother and wife. Through her years at Emory College and Tulane Law School, Vicki exhibited unwavering dedication to her beliefs and to her friends and family. She cared about her Jewish roots and became excitedly engaged in Israel. + Emory University Campus<br>208 White Hall Campus Events
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03:30PM 04:30PM VLK Lecture Series featuring Aaron Miller: University Event Topic: International,Lectures & Meetings,Politics,Special EventSchool: Emory CollegeDepartment / Organization: History Department,Institute for Jewish Studies,Middle East Research Program,Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies,Political Science,Religion Department,Other / NoneBuilding/Room: White HallMeeting Organizer/Sponsor: Institute for the Study of Modern Israel (ISMI) and the Institute for Jewish StudiesSpeaker/Presenter: Aaron MillerEvent Open To: All (Public)Cost: FreeContact Name: Heather WatersContact Email: hfordha@emory.edu"Gulliver's Troubles: America in a Violent and Dysfunctional Middle East" Like a modern day Gulliver, America is wandering around a region it still doesn't understand tied up by powers big and small who don't share its interests or values and constrained by its own illusions. If the US cannot transform the region and cannot extricate itself, is there a way forward? The VLK Lecture on Israel and the Middle East brings to the Emory University campus noted scholars in fields that relate to Israel and the Middle East. Vicki Kaplan Haberman graduated from Emory in 1981. Her family and friends created the lecture series to honor her memory as a dear classmate, caring friend, and wonderful mother and wife. Through her years at Emory College and Tulane Law School, Vicki exhibited unwavering dedication to her beliefs and to her friends and family. She cared about her Jewish roots and became excitedly engaged in Israel. + Emory University Campus<br>208 White Hall Campus Events
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07:30PM 09:00PM What's Next? Lecture Series - #ChurchToo: Department / Organization: Aquinas CenterCost: FreeRegistration / R.S.V.P. link: https://aquinas.emory.edu/calendar.html?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D133511609Link: https://aquinas.emory.edu/calendar.html?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D133511609This is the fourth installment of the What's Next Series exploring the role of laity in the Catholic Church.Speaker: Dr. Natalia Imperatori-LeeSpeaker Biography: Natalia Imperatori-Lee is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Manhattan College in the Bronx, NY, where she also coordinates the Catholic Studies program. She is the author of Cuéntame: Narrative in the Ecclesial Present (Orbis Books, 2018). Her work focuses on the intersection of Latinx theologies, feminist theologies, and Catholic ecclesiology. She has published in Theological Studies and The Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion. A native of Miami, Florida, Imperatori-Lee has served on the Board of Directors of the Catholic Theological Society of America and the Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians of the US. She recently presented at a series of seminars on the implementation of Pope Francis’s Amoris Laetitia.At Manhattan College, Dr. Imperatori-Lee teaches courses on contemporary Catholicism, including Vatican II, as well as courses like Sexuality and the Sacred and Women in Western Religion. She is currently working on a book about women in the Catholic Church.Dr. Imperatori-Lee speaks regularly at parishes, universities, and in other venues about feminism, faith, and the Latinx communities in the United States. Her writing has appeared in Commonweal and America magazines, and has appeared as a guest expert on Pope Francis on CNN and MSNBC. She lives in the Bronx with her spouse and two sons. + Candler School of Theology, Room 252<br>1531 Dickey Drive<br>Atlanta, GA 30322 Campus Events
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