Annual McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
UDM School of Law, 5:00pm-6:00pm EDT
The lecturer is Professor Douglas Laycock of the University of Virginia and his topic is "Sex, Atheism, and Religious Liberty."
The School of Law's annual McElroy lecture series provides a forum for prominent thinkers and leaders to address fundamental issues of law, religion, and society. It seeks to educate students, legal professionals, and the wider public on a variety of questions related to moral philosophy, freedom of conscience, the interaction of legal and religious institutions, and the role of religion in public life. Its goal is to encourage discussion of these issues in our community and deepen our understanding of them.
This year's lecturer is Professor Douglas Laycock of the University of Virginia. Prof. Laycock is one of the nation's leading authorities in both the law of remedies and the law of religious liberty.
The lecture and reception immediately following are complimentary.