April 9th. Discussing the ways today's youth culture complicates religious culture at home & abroad—with Eddie Glaude, Ebony Utley, Pastor Conrad Tillard & Hamza Perez. Moderated by Rahiel Tesfamariam. NYU. Grand Hall, 5th floor. 7:00 pm
Eddie Glaude, Jr is chair of the Center for African-American Studies and the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African-American Studies in the department of religion at Princeton University. A founding member and Senior Fellow of the Harvard Law-based think tank, The Jamestown Project, he has appeared on The Tavis Smiley Show, CNN, C-SPAN and Fox News' Hannity and Colmes Show. Eddie Glaude is the author of several books including his most recent, In a Shade of Blue: Pragmatism and the Politics of Black America (2007) and Is it Nation Time?: Contemporary Essays on Black Power and Black Nationalism (2002). In 2004, he co-edited the anthology African American Religious Thought with Cornel West. His first book, Exodus! Religion and Nation in Early 19th Century Black American (2000) won the Modern Language Association's William Sanders Scarborough Book Prize.