The Fierce Urgency of Now Speaker Series: J. Bryan Hehir - The Time of Trump and the Papacy of Francis: Contending Conceptions of Rights, Duties and Relationships

Date: 

Monday, April 16, 2018, 5:30pm to 6:45pm

Location: 

Wexner 434AB, Harvard Kennedy School, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge, MA

Fierce Urgency of Now speaker seriesThe Carr Center is excited to announce its 2018 Speaker Series: The Fierce Urgency of Now: Human Rights in 2018. The series will be faciliated by Professor Mathias Risse.

At the 1963 March on Washington, Martin Luther King, Jr spoke of “the fierce urgency of now,” the need for immediate, “vigorous and positive action” on civil rights. This year, the Carr Center will host a series of talks that will examine the current state of human rights in the country, and worldwide. Please see our calendar for all upcoming dates and times. 

*Please note, times/rooms might change. Always check our calendar for the most up-to-date information!*

In the thirteenth talk of the series,  Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life, J. Bryan Hehir will give a talk titled: The Time of Trump and the Papacy of Francis: Contending Conceptions of Rights, Duties and Relationships

Specific information on all upcoming events in this series  can be found here.

*A light dinner will be served*