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Diversity and Inclusion

Interfaith Dialogue Dinner: “‘Moby-Dick,’ Faith and Ecology”

November 9, 2020 at 5:30pm7:30pm EST

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The University’s ongoing Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series, “Common and Diverse Ground: Raising Consciousnesses by Acknowledging the ‘Hidden’ Things that Divide Us,” is returning in a virtual format for the Fall 2020 semester.

This second Interfaith Dialogue Dinner of Fall 2020 will take place on Nov. 9 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., via Zoom. Guest co-facilitator Ralph Savarese, a professor at Grinnell College, and graduate student co-facilitator, Sarah Nahar, will lead a conversation about “‘Moby-Dick,’ Faith and Ecology,” focused on the intersection of climate change, disability, literature and faith. Learn more about Savarese’s research and scholarship on his Grinnell College webpage.

Registration is required and available now. Those who would like or prefer alternative registration are invited to contact Hendricks Chapel at or 315.443.2901.

All participants are welcome to bring their own meal to the “virtual table” during the conversation.

In addition to live captioning and American Sign Language (ASL), image descriptions will be provided at this program.

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This event was first published on October 7, 2020 and last updated on November 18, 2020.

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