Skip to main content

Secondary navigation:

Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life

Spring 2008 Events

boisi center for religion and american public life

headshot of Skerry

Muslims in the United States
Peter Skerry, Boston College
Wednesday, January 30, 2008 
12:00-1:15 PM • Boisi Center



headshot of skeel

The Unbearable Lightness of Christian Legal Scholarship
David Skeel, Univ. of Pennsylvania
Wednesday, February 6, 2008
12:00-1:15 PM • Boisi Center



photo of 2 people dressed in a donkey and elephant masks

Assessing the 2008 "Super Primary"
Alan Wolfe, Kay Schlozman, and Marc Landy, Boston College
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
4:30-6:00 PM • Gasson 305



headshot of christensen

Mormons in American Politics
Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School
Thursday, February 14, 2008 
12:00-1:15 PM • Boisi Center



headshot of Minow

Just Schools
Martha Minow, Harvard Law School
Wednesday, February 27, 2008
12:00-1:15 PM • Boisi Center




What Do We Owe the Iraqis?
Fr. Bryan Hehir, Harvard U. /Boston Archdiocese
Andrew J. Bacevich, Boston University
Fr. Paul McNellis, SJ, Boston College
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
5:00-6:30 PM • Cushing 001


headshot of Isacson

Advances in Stem Cell Research
Dr. Ole Isacson, Harvard Medical School
Thursday, April 3, 2008
12:00-1:15 PM • Boisi Center


headshot of Brochmann

Immigration & the Scandinavian Welfare State
Grete Brochmann, University of Oslo
Thursday, April 10, 2008
12:00-1:15 PM • Boisi Center



headshot of Dilulio

"Yes, God Is Real": A Born-Again Public Intellectual Reflects on Catholic Faith in Reason and Community
John DiIulio, University of Pennsylvania
Thursday, April 17, 2008
4:30-6:00 PM • Higgins 300


image of two gold weddng bands

Gay Marriage in Theology, Law and Politics
William Stacy Johnson, Princeton Theological Seminary
David Blankenhorn, Institute for American Values
Kerry Healey, Former Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts
Cheryl Jacques, Brody, Hardoon, Perkins & Kesten, LLP
Tuesday, April 22, 2008
4:30-6:30 PM • Higgins 300