OLLI Lectures

Egyptian Christians and the "Arab Spring"

This lecture highlights the role of Coptic (“Egyptian”) Christians in Egyptian nationalism, discussing the challenges unique to Egypt in accommodating the public expression of Islam and Christianity.

Date and Time

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Light refreshments served from 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Presentation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location and Parking

Marty Theatre
Michel Student Center, lower level
915 N. Elmwood
Peoria, IL 61606

Parking is available in any blue or white-lined space on campus.

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Presenter

Dr. Jason Zaborowski is a professor in Bradley University's department of Philosophy and Religious Studies.  He teaches courses on comparative religion, Islam, and Muslim-Christian relations.  His primary area of expertise is the historical study of Coptic Christianity.

Free

Your FREE registration is funded from a "Lagniappe" grant from The Bernard Osher Foundation. Though seating is plentiful, registration is required.

If you need to cancel, contact Continuing Education as soon as possible:  (309) 677-3900.

Lectures are held rain or shine, unless inclement weather closes Bradley University.