The Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Speaker on Religion and Conflict, featuring Anthea Butler

Anthea Butler is associate professor of religious studies and Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. She currently serves as the chair of the Council of Graduate Studies in Religion, and in 2005 was the president for the Society of Pentecostal Studies. Butler is the author of Women in the Church of God in Christ: Making A Sanctified Worldand has contributed opinion pieces on contemporary politics, religion, and race to The Guardian, Washington Post, and the New York Times, as well as offered media commentary on the BBC, MSNC, CNN, and ABC.

The Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Speaker Series on Religion and Conflict is an endowed lecture series that honors the life-long commitment of Maxine Besser Marshall ('76) and Jonathan Marshall to education, civil liberties, and world peace.

Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict
West Hall
Free and open to the public