February 4, 2015
The Cardinal Ritter Birthplace Foundation is sponsoring its third annual free lecture and Irish Coffee on Thursday, March 12th at 7:00 pm in the Community Room at the Cardinal Ritter House, 1218 E. Oak Street, New Albany. The featured speaker will be Dr. Elizabeth Hinson-Hasty, Chair of the Department of Theology and Professor of Theology at Bellarmine University. Dr. Hinson-Hasty will discuss her new book, Dorothy Day for Armchair Theologians, which chronicles the life and work of Dorothy Day, a social activist and Catholic convert who, along with fellow activist Peter Maurin, helped establish the Catholic Worker Movement in the United States in the 1930s. The lecture will also discuss Day’s ties to Southern Indiana. Attendees will have the opportunity to view the Ritter museum room. While the event is free and open to the public, reservations are requested by March 6th and can be made by calling Indiana Landmarks at 812/284-4534.
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