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Badger Talk - Oshkosh: "Jews and Muslims in Christian America:"

Speaker: Charles Cohen

Event Details

Friday, October 11, 2019
10-11 a.m.
Fox Valley Technical College- Oshkosh Campuses- 150 N Campbell Rd, Oshkosh, WI 53902
The United States has been defined in various ways as a “Christian nation”; if so, how do Jews and Muslims—whose understandings of such things as sacred space, sacred time, food, and the religious meaning of the state, can be quite different from those of Christians—fit into American society? Does religion create potential fault lines around these things, and, if so, how?