GREAT CONVERSATIONS

Program Details
Air Time: 
05/10/2015 - 9:00am - 9:59am
Program Title: 
ELAINE PAGELS AND GUSTAV NIEBUHR
Program Service: 
MX
PSIP Description: 
Religion scholar and author Elaine Pagels talks with religion and the media expert Gustav Niebuhr.
Long Description: 
Elaine Pagels, religion scholar and author of Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation, is considered one of the world's foremost religion scholars. In a time when global religious violence surges, Revelations explores and illuminates the roots of dissent, violence and division in the world's religions. She is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, Associate Professor in Religion & the Media, Syracuse University, and the former Religion Correspondent for The New York Times. Prof. Niebuhr also does occasional commentaries on religion for National Public Radio's "All Things Considered."