5th Annual Greater Madison INTERFAITH THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION
Sunday afternoon, November 21, 2010
Lakeview Lutheran Church - East Hall
4001 Mandrake, corner of Mandrake & Northport Drive
Free & open to the public
Program includes music, prayers, dance, readings, & other sharings about Thanksgiving across cultures & faith traditions.
This year's keynote address is "Come Ye Thankful" by Rohany Nayan. Rohany Nayan is a doctoral candidate in the Literacy Studies program in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her research interests focus on immigrant families especially on Muslim families, literacy practices and identity development of Muslim children the United States. For four years, she worked as a principal at the local Islamic school - Madinah Academy of Madison. Currently she works as the Graduate Fellow at the Lubar Institute for the Study of Abrahamic Religions. She is actively involved in encouraging dialogues among the various communities of faith.
Those attending are invited (not required) to bring:
Organized and sponsored by the Greater Madison Interreligious Association (GMIA) with the support of these co-sponsors:
Free childcare provided in the church nursery, 2:30 - 5:30 pm.
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