Secularization and its Discontents: Is 'Secular' a Four-Letter Word?
Author, educator, and journalist, Peter Steinfels was a founding co-director of the Center on Religion and Culture at Fordham University, where he is a University Professor Emeritus. He has been a visiting professor at Georgetown University, the University of Notre Dame, and the University of Dayton. From 1988 to 1997 he was senior religion correspondent at The New York Times and created its “Beliefs” column on religion and ethics, which he wrote for twenty years.
As the third person to hold the Peter and Margaret D’Angelo Endowed Chair for the Humanities at St. John’s, Peter Steinfels deliver a lecture called, “Secularization and its Discontents: Is ‘Secular” a Four-Letter Word?”.