Greensboro College presents the 57th Annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture on issues of faith and higher education, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 5, in Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel on campus. The event is free and open to the public.
The speaker will be the Rev. Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, a minister and author from Durham who, with the Rev. Dr. William Barber II, co-wrote “The Third Reconstruction: Moral Mondays, Fusion Politics, and the Rise of a New Justice Movement.” He is the author of “Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion” and other books.
His lecture is titled, “A Revolution of Values: Reclaiming Public Faith for the Common Good.” Afterward, he will have copies of his book by the same name for sale at a reception in Lea Center in Main Building, adjacent to the chapel.