A New Religious Call for the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

James Carroll, award winning author and columnist for the Boston Globe will present and host a conversation. Sponsored by the Religion and Conflict Transformation Program, BU School of Theology and the Institute on Culture, Religion & World Affairs, We invite your participation in this important and timely conversation. Light Refreshments will be served. James Carroll is the author of twelve novels, most recently The Cloister, and eight works of non-fiction, most recently Christ Actually: The Son of God for the Secular Age. Other books include the National Book Award winning An American Requiem; the New York Times bestselling Constantine's Sword, now an acclaimed documentary; House of War, which won the first PEN-John Kenneth Galbraith Award; and Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which was named a 2011 Best Book by Publishers Weekly. He lectures widely, both in the United States and abroad, and contributes occasional essays to NEWYORKER.COM. James Carroll’s Boston Globe columns won the 2012 Scripps Howard National Journalism Award for Commentary. The Judges’ comment: "James Carroll's elegant style and historical depth of knowledge combine with his thoughtful, moral point of view to consistently provide his readers with a unique voice.”
Starts:
4:00 pm on Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Ends:
5:30 pm on Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Location:
School of Theology Rm 325
Registration:
http://www.bu.edu/cura/files/2019/01/James-Carroll-Flyer-new.pdf