WHAT: The Phi­los­ophy & Reli­gion Monthly Forum will present the latest in its series of events, titled “A Mormon (LDS) Pres­i­dent in America? Church-​​State Rela­tion­ship Issues.” In its first year, the forum’s lec­tures address issues of cur­rent interest in the areas of phi­los­ophy and religion.

WHO: Susan Setta, Ph.D., Asso­ciate Pro­fessor of Reli­gious Studies and the Chair of the Depart­ment of Phi­los­ophy and Reli­gion at North­eastern University’s Col­lege of Arts and Sci­ences, will present. This lec­ture will open up a dia­logue on the role of reli­gion in Pres­i­den­tial cam­paigns. Pro­fessor Setta’s research and field of exper­tise focuses pri­marily on Amer­ican religions.

WHEN:Wednesday, December 5, 2007 from 12 noon — 1:15 p.m.

WHERE:220 Shillman Hall, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, 360 Hunt­ington Ave., Boston, MA 02115

The lec­ture is free and open to the public.

For more infor­ma­tion on the lec­ture or Pro­fessor Setta, please con­tact Jenny Eriksen at 617–373-2802 or at j.​eriksen@​neu.​edu.

About North­eastern

Founded in 1898, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity is a pri­vate research uni­ver­sity located in the heart of Boston. North­eastern is a leader in inter­dis­ci­pli­nary research, urban engage­ment, and the inte­gra­tion of class­room learning with real-​​world expe­ri­ence. The university’s dis­tinc­tive coop­er­a­tive edu­ca­tion pro­gram, where stu­dents alter­nate semes­ters of full-​​time study with semes­ters of paid work in fields rel­e­vant to their pro­fes­sional inter­ests and major, is one of the largest and most inno­v­a­tive in the world. The Uni­ver­sity offers a com­pre­hen­sive range of under­grad­uate and grad­uate pro­grams leading to degrees through the doc­torate in six under­grad­uate col­leges, eight grad­uate schools, and two part-​​time divi­sions. For more infor­ma­tion, please visit www​.north​eastern​.edu.