December 19, 2008: Gustav Niebuhr
Presented as part of the B&ECPL’s Meet The Author Lunchtime Library Series in conjunction with WBFO-FM, this edition features Gustav Niebuhr, author of BEYOND TOLERANCE: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America. In this insightful, deeply felt examination of the nature of community and religion, former New York Times religion reporter Gustav Niebuhr traces the roots of religious freedom in America and the setbacks and triumphs it has encountered along the way. He looks at why this movement is a particularly American endeavor and how it can save us all.
Recorded on: December 19, 2008
Playing time: 32:01