2013 Religion and Civil Society Lecture: Damon Linker on Life Without God

**Please note the date change to November 19th.**

The 2012 Religion and Civil Society Lectures Series Presents Damon Linker on: 

Life Without God: A Guide to Honest Unbelief

November 19 @ 7:00 pm. (MSU Union, Parlor BC)

Download the Lecture Flyer (pdf)

The Lefrak Forum: Symposium on Science, Reason, & Modern Democracy in the Department of Political Science will also be sponsoring an informal discussion with Ph.D. students. (by invitation only)

Damon Linker is the Commentary Editor of Newsweek/The Daily Beast and a Contributing Editor of The New Republic. He is the author of The Theocons: Secular America Under Siegeand, most recently, The Religious Test: Why We Must Question the Beliefs of Our Leaders. His essays and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and other leading publications. He has taught writing, religious studies, and political science at the University of Pennsylvania, edited First Things magazine, served as a speechwriter for New York’s Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani, and taught political philosophy at Brigham Young University. Linker studied history, philosophy, and writing at Ithaca College, graduating with a BA in 1991. He went on to earn an MA in history from New York University and a Ph.D. in political science from Michigan State University. Born in New York City, Linker currently lives in suburban Philadelphia with his wife and two children.

 

This event is made possible by the generous co-sponsorship of: