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  • Ahmad Sadri
Reform in Christianity and Judaism had one goal: Adaptation to Modernity. What are the paths to reform in the Islamic world? These two lectures constitute an attempt to answer that question.
10/17/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wednesdays, October 17-24 (2 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Jim Kenney
The dance of science and religion has been long and often tortured. This lecture will begin with the Medieval period and then touch on the 16th-century Scientific Revolution. Finally we’ll move into the modern period and try to understand the changing relationship of religion and science.
10/19/2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday, October 19
Satellite
Common Ground Grayslake
18630 West Old Gages Lake Road
Grayslake, IL 60030
  • Jim Kenney
Galvanized by the growth of nationalism, racism, and hatred in our time, Pulitzer Prize-winner Jon Meacham has written a serious but hopeful assessment of the long American struggle with "anger, intolerance, and extremism." The subtitle of The Soul of America evokes Lincoln's celebrated First Inaugural Address and its closing call to "the better angels of our nature." Those angels, Meacham argues, have never deserted us.
10/23/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays, October 9-23 (3 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Ahmad Sadri
Reform in Christianity and Judaism had one goal: Adaptation to Modernity. What are the paths to reform in the Islamic world? These two lectures constitute an attempt to answer that question.
10/24/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wednesdays, October 17-24 (2 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Jim Kenney
What's happening as the United States girds for the 2018 midterm elections? Is Donald Trump's base steady and will it be enough to make his electoral blessing an advantage for GOP candidates? Or has Trump's idiosyncratic presidency cost the Republican Party too much? We'll take up these questions and more as we survey a wide range of likelihoods and possibilities in the final days of a fraught election year.
10/30/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays, October 30-November 6 (2 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Kenneth James
In this class, the Jungian perspective will be brought to bear on the problem of racism and nationalism. The roots of the issue will be considered using the psychological dynamics outlined by Jung and amplified by post-Jungian thinkers.
10/31/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wednesdays, October 31-November 7 (2 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
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