Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

Orr Memorial Lecture on Culture & Religion: Thursday, 2/20/20!

Thursday, February 20, 2020
Filene Auditorium

Eddie S. Glaude Jr. is chair of the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University. He is the current president of the American Academy of Religion. His books on religion and philosophy include African American Religion: A Very Short Introduction and Exodus! Religion, Race and Nation in Early 19th Century Black America, which was awarded the Modern Language Association’s William Sanders Scarborough Book Prize. Glaude is also the author of two edited volumes, and many influential articles about religion for academic journals. He has also written for The New York Times and The Huffington Post. His latest book, Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own, will be published by Crown in April, 2020.