• Jerrol Leitner

Genesis 2-3 tells the story of a God, a man, a woman, a snake, and a prohibition. Over time, this simple origin myth becomes a driving force behind the Western worldview. This talk examines how the story of Adam and Eve deeply affects (infects?) Western culture and shapes the way we think about ourselves.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, December 7
Common Ground Chicago
77 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602
  • Ahmad Sadri
When Europe experienced the “dark ages,” Iran was going through a veritable renaissance in arts, letters, science and philosophy. We will discuss the rise of this effervescence and the reasons for its decline.
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday, December 11
Common Ground Crystal Lake
461 Pierson Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014