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Duns Scotus Lecture: Paul Moses, The Saint and the Sultan


STARTS: Monday, September 30, 2013 at 4:00 PM
ENDS: Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:00 PM

5416 S. Cornell, Chicago, IL (see map)

Please join us for a the 4th annual Duns Scotus lecture, celebrating Franciscan Brother-Sisterhood and its contribution to Catholic Theological Union, the wider
church, and interfaith dialogue. We are honored to welcome Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, writer and author Paul Moses. Currently professor of English at
Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, Prof.Moses enjoyed a distinguished career in journalism before returning to the classroom. He served
as city editor, Brooklyn editor, City Hall bureau chief and religion writer at Newsday’s New York city edition. A reporter for the Associated Press, he has also written for Commonweal, America, the Village Voice, and

His innovative book on St. Francis and Islam - The Saint and the Sultan: The Crusades, Islam and Francis of Assisi’s Mission of Peace (Doubleday, 2009) - was awarded the 2010 Catholic Press Association's highest honor for best history book of the year.

Sponsored by the Duns Scotus Chair in Spirituality at CTU.  For more information on this or upcoming events contact: Edward Foley (

Event is free and there is free parking in the CTU garage adjacent to the building.