October 7, 2013 STAFF/STU

Tuohy Lecture Series

The Fall 2013 Tuohy Lectures Series – October 13 – 15, 2013 – will feature three lectures on the topic “Exploring Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations.” The lecture series will be delivered by Scott Alexander, Ph.D., associate professor of Islam and director of the Catholic-Muslim Studies Program at The Catholic Theological Union, and the Fall 2013 Tuohy Chair Fellow in the Department of Theology & Religious Studies at JCU.

All lectures will take place in the Donahue Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public.

  • October 13 Lecture: “Islam 2.0: The Messengers of God and the muslim in Us All.”
  • October 14 Lecture: “Islam and Muslims in the Domestic and International Context: Moving beyond Media Sound Bites.”
  • October 15 Lecture: ” ‘Which Religion Will Win?’: The Problem of Triumphalism in Christian-Muslim Relations.”