Eleven Days of Compassion:
Ralph Anderson Interfaith Dialogue
April 4, 2017 in Lesar Law Center Auditorium at SIU
6:30 PM Program begins in the Auditorium
8:00 PM Light refreshments served in the Formal Lounge of the Law Center
The program format will include:
An interfaith dialogue with the audience interacting with four guest speakers representing groups that have been oppressed: Jews, Muslims, African Americans and Transgender/Gay.
Jonathan Wiesen, Chair of the History Department – SIU
Joy Nur, Dayemi Tariqat community member
Tiffany Woods, Race Unity Group of Carbondale
Chip Loghry, Rainbow Cafe
We will also show a brief version of the film Weapons of the Spirit. This is a documentary of a small French town of 5000 peasants who saved 5000 Jews escaping the Holocaust. The film is produced by LeChambon Foundation.