February 12, 2007, Fau, Shemin Trialogue Seminar, Dr. Alan Berger.
Boca Raton residents Rhoda and Emmanuel Shemin, along with Alan Berger, the Raddock Family Eminent Scholar Chair in Holocaust Studies in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, presented the first annual International Shemin Trialogue Seminar entitled “Christianity, Islam and Judaism after 9/11: Creating Conditions to Foster Clarity and Understanding.” The seminar was be held on Monday, Feb. 12 on the Boca Raton campus.
The seminar was free but registration was required. To learn more, call Bonnie Lander 561-297-2979 or visit www.fau.edu/jewishstudies/.
The three keynote speakers for the event were Dr. John Pawlikowski, professor of social ethics at the Catholic Theologic Union and president of the International Council of Christians and Jews; Dr. Khaleel Mohammed, associate professor of religious studies at San Diego State University; and Rabbi Dr. Riccardo Di Segni, the chief rabbi of Rome, Italy. President Brogan opened the seminar, and Dr. Berger served as moderator.
The proceedings of this seminar will be published, but that process will take quite a while (two years?).