New York Times Lecture and Panel at UVU–Perspectives on the ‘Mormon Moment’ February 13, 2013

From this website:

Dear Friends of UVU Religious Studies,

Utah Valley University is pleased to host Laurie Goodstein, National Religion Correspondent for the New York Times on Wednesday, February 13th from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. in UVU’s Ragan Theater. Her lecture is entitled “Perspectives on the ‘Mormon Moment’” and she will be joined for a panel discussion at 12:30 p.m. with other journalists and Mormon Studies scholars.

The events are jointly sponsored by the Associated Students of UVU, the Honors Program, the Religious Studies Program, the Center for the Study of Ethics, and the Center for Global & Intercultural Engagement.

Please see attached and visit the website below for more information. If you have any questions, please contact me or Jessica Awtrey at or 801.863.8361.

We hope to see you there.

Brian Birch

Brian D. Birch
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Director, Religious Studies Program
Utah Valley University
800 W. University Parkway – 194
Orem, UT 84058-5999
(801) 863-8361

Perspectives on the Mormon Moment

Wednesday, February 13th

Lecture, Laurie Goodstein
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Ragan Theater)

Panel DIscussion
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Ragan Theater)

Laurie Goodstein, New York Times
Kristine Haglund, Editor, Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought
James Faulconer, Richard L. Evans Professor of Religious Understanding, Brigham Young University
Peggy Fletcher-Stack, religion reporter, Salt Lake Tribune
Russell Arben Fox, associate professor of political science, Friends University
Brian Birch (moderator), director, Religious Studies Program, Utah Valley University


  1. Call for Mormon Moment chapter proposals from the Mormon Social Science Association:

%d bloggers like this: