Talk - 'The Sacred Alien: Immigrant Advocacy Re-imagines the Borderlands'

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Speaker Lane Van Ham is the author of "A Common Humanity: Ritual, Religion and Immigrant Advocacy in Tucson, Arizona" and specializes in religious dimensions of attitudes toward immigrants to the United States.  He is a professor of English at Metropolitan Community College in Kansas City, Mo., and co-chair of the Religions, Peace and Social Conflict group of the American Academy of Religion.

Audience: 
All
Where
Campus: 
Main Campus
Location: 
UA Poetry Center, Rubel Room, 1508 E. Helen St.
Tucson , AZ
United States
contact info & links
Department/Unit: 
Institute for the Study of Religion and Culture
Contact Person: 
Jenna Finfrock
Contact's Phone: 
520-621-0210
Contact's Email: