At General Assembly this year, sponsored by UUHHS

2018 Conrad Wright Lecture
The Contested History of Religious Freedom

Tisa Wegner, Yale University

Religious freedom has been presented as a timeless American ideal—one that UUs claim—yet Americans have never agreed about what it means or how it should be applied. Tisa Wenger argues that controversies over religious freedom cannot be separated from the histories of race and empire.

This program is scheduled for Saturday, June 23, at 1:30 p.m.