Helge Center

Upcoming Speakers

Between History and Hope: Discernment for Mortals

James K.A. Smith

Featuring: James K.A. Smith

October 18, 2022, 6:00 pm
Location: VUCA, Duesenberg Recital Hall

James K.A. Smith is professor of philosophy at Calvin University and serves as editor in chief of Image journal, a quarterly devoted to “art, mystery, and faith.” He is the award-winning author of a number of books, including Who’s Afraid of Postmodernism?How (Not) To Be Secular, You Are What You LoveOn the Road with Saint Augustine, and, most recently, How to Inhabit Time: Understanding the Past, Facing the Future, Living Faithfully Now. His essays and criticism have appeared in LitHubAmericaChristian Century, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, as well as the Wall Street Journal and New York Times.

Website: http://www.jameskasmith.com
Twitter: @james_ka_smith

Shoutin’ in the Fire

Dante Stewart

Featuring: Danté Stewart

November 17, 2022, 6:00 pm
Location: VUCA, Duesenberg Recital Hall

Danté Stewart is a writer and speaker whose voice has been featured on CNN, The Washington Post, Christianity TodaySojournersThe Witness: A Black Christian CollectiveComment magazine, and more. He is the author of the debut memoir Shoutin’ in the Fire. As an up and coming voice, he writes and speaks into the areas of race, religion, and politics. He received his B.A. in Sociology from Clemson University. He is currently studying at the Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.

Website: https://blueflowerarts.com/artist/dante-stewart/