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    Eboo Patel

    Founder & President, Interfaith Youth Core
    2205

    Named by US News & World Report as one of America?s Best Leaders of 2009, Eboo Patel is the Founder and President of Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), a Chicago-based organization building the interfaith movement on college campuses. Author of the book Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation, which won the Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Religion, and the forthcoming Sacred Ground: Pluralism, Prejudice, and the Promise of America, Eboo is also a regular contributor to the Washington Post, USA Today, Huffington Post, NPR, and CNN. He served on President Obama?s inaugural Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and holds a doctorate in the sociology of religion from Oxford University, where he studied on a Rhodes scholarship.

    Past Events

    Thursday, Oct 11 2012

    4 PM

    Religion is all at once one of the greatest sources of hope and pain in our society today. Whole lives are transformed by it and whole societies... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

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