Speaker: Emmanuel K. Akyeampong, Minister for Worship and Formation in the Memorial Church; Ellen Gurney Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies; Oppenheimer Faculty Director of the Harvard University Center for African Studies.
The Faith & Life Forum explores matters of faith and public life. This term, we will explore the theme of Pilgrimage through readings, discussion, interviews, and lectures. Come for coffee at 9am.
The Pilgrimage Book Group will meet one Wednesday evening per month over the course of the 2019-2020 academic year. This monthly book discussion will focus on the practice of pilgrimage and its relation to the life of the world. Readings will include:
Sept. 18: Kerry Egan, Fumbling: A Pilgrimage Tale of Love, Grief, and Spiritual Renewal on the Camino de Santiago
Oct. 23: Toni Morrison, Home
Nov. 13: Matsuo Bashō, The Narrow Road to the Deep North
The staff of the Memorial Church will host a pancake supper in the Student Oasis starting at 6pm. Join us following the pancake supper at 7pm for Pilgrimage Movie Night. This event is free and all are welcome.