Wolfe to discuss religion and democracy on "Conversations from St. Norbert College"

From St. Norbert College, October 23, 2008
by Jordan Vater, jordan.vater@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

Alan Wolfe, professor of political science at Boston College, will be the special guest during the Nov. "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show, hosted by dean and academic vice president of the college Michael Marsden. They will discuss religion and its role in democracy.

Wolfe earned his undergraduate degree at Temple University and received his doctorate in political science from the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author or editor of more than a dozen books and chairs a task force of the American Political Science Association on "Religion and Democracy in the United States." He is the director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life at Boston College and visited St. Norbert College to present the Norman and Louis Miller Lecture in public understanding.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" is broadcast every Friday in Nov. beginning Nov. 7 at 6:30 p.m. New shows appear the first Friday of each month. The
series airs on TWCT Time Warner Cable Television Channel 4 in Green Bay, Howard/Suamico, and Seymour; Channel 4 in the Fox Cities, Channel 2 in
Neenah/Menasha, and on NET cable Channel 46 in Pulaski.

The show also airs on St. Norbert College Channel 5 in De Pere, Ashwaubenon and Bellevue Sundays at 10 a.m., Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.

The show may also be seen on Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD), Time Warner Cable's local video on demand channel 1111. It is all local, all the time and available free to Time Warner Cable's digital cable customers in 70 communities in Northeast Wisconsin.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" is also airing in Milwaukee, Marshfield, Wausau, Wisconsin Rapids and Upper Michigan.
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For more information on the show or to watch it online, visit the show's web site, http://www.snc.edu/communications/conversations/.