Faith, Reason & Perspectives on Homosexuality

Date: September 19, 2014

Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am (two identical fifty minute sessions, the first starting at 9:00 am and the second at 10:00 am)

Location: Sears Recital Hall, located on the first floor of the Jesse Philips Humanities Center

Sponsors: Department of English, Department of Music, Department of Religious Studies

Contact:
 Aili Bresnahan

Phone number: 937-229-2933

A discussion with Dennis Doyle (Department of Religious Studies), Molly Keane-Sexton (Department of English), and David Sievers (Department of Music). Dennis Doyle and Molly Keane-Sexton will discuss faith and reason in connection with the subject of homosexuality. They will comment on a text (link below) by African-American theologian M. Shawn Copeland, Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2010, 73-84. David Sievers will perform Benjamin Britten's Canticle I: "My Beloved Is Mine," op. 40, accompanied by UD alumna Jennifer Shoup.

View text of Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being (pdf) >>

This event is free and open to the public.