What if... There was No Religious-Secular Divide?
7 Hart House Circle, Map Room
Time: Mar 14th, 5:00 pm End: Mar 14th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Sociology (FAS), Religion, Study of (FAS), Political Science, Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Jewish Studies, Information, Faculty of, Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 2000-
Live on-air radio discussion of the dualistic nature of religious and secular identities
We eat. We breathe. We love, we dislike, we seek shelter and we strive to earn a living (eventually). Given all that we have in common, wouldn't it be great if we could bridge the gap between those who believe in a higher power and those who do not? Guest speakers Dr. Pamela Klassen and Mehdi Zabat will attempt to unpack the seemingly dualistic nature of religious and secular identities in this session of What if ... ? Be part of our studio audience as we discuss the topic live, on-air at CIUT 89.5 FM with host Cynthia Yao on Wed., March 14 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Pizza will be served. Map Room, Hart House. FREE
When: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
Where: Map Room, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto (St. George Campus), Toronto.
CIUT host Cynthia Yao is a Millennium Excellence Award laureate going into her last year of undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto where she is pursuing a major in Psychology with minors in Paradigms and Archetype as well as Writing and Rhetoric. She has extensive experience working at the University as both a student leader and staff and she has sat on a variety of committees.She has been involved with CIUT for a number of years in different capacities. Follow her on Twitter at @Cynthia_UofT.
What If ...? is a series of provocative prompts intended to generate conversation, ignite discussion and question our deepest values and sense of self, culture and environment. This monthly event is a chance for students to engage with the campus community in the Map Room Studio and share in a meaningful dialogue together. What If ... proposes that you think, question and challenge in an effort to further understand, empathize, share and create a better world.
Hart House is a living laboratory of social, artistic, cultural and recreational experiences where all voices, rhythms and traditions converge. As the vibrant home for the education of the mind, body and spirit envisioned by its founders, Hart House encourages and supports activities that provide spaces for awakening the capacity for self-knowledge and self-expression.