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Red State Religion Conservative Resurgence in Kansas and Texas (Lecture)

Dr. Robert Wuthnow

Wednesday October 30, 2013
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Kansas Union, Woodruff Auditorium
In Red State Religion, Robert Wuthnow tells the story of religiously motivated political activism in Kansas from territorial days to the present. He examines how faith mixed with politics as both ordinary Kansans and leaders such as John Brown, Carrie Nation, William Allen White, and Dwight Eisenhower struggled over the pivotal issues of their times, from slavery and Prohibition to populism and anti-communism.

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Contact: 785-864-4111, socdept@ku.edu
Department: Department of Sociology
Ticket Cost: Free