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This week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF JUNE 26, 2017

Monday, June 26 – CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – THE ANNUAL HENRI J. RENARD, S.J. ENDOWED LECTURE IN PHILOSOPHY – Daniel Dahlstrom, John. R. Silber Professor of Philosophy at Boston University, and author of “The Heidegger Dictionary” and “Philosophical Legacies: Essays on the thought of Kant, Hegel, and Their Contemporaries” “Authenticity and Humility” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, June 27 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “The Moth Story SLAM” Stories by John Dubuc, Leah Benson, Kathi Kinnear Hill, Tom Herndon, Caitlin Myer, David Sampliner and Tara Clancy; hosted by Meg Bowles

Wednesday, June 28 – RADIOLAB – “To See or Not to See”

Thursday, June 29 – SPECIAL PROGRAM “The Capitol Steps: Politics Takes a Holiday Fourth of July Special”

Friday, June 30 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Alec Baldwin

Last week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF JUNE 19 2017

Monday, June 19 – UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA AT OMAHA LECTURE – Jane Gordon, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Connecticut, and author of “Why They Couldn’t Wait: A Critique of the Black-Jewish Conflict over Community Control in Ocean Hill – Brownsville” “Slavery Then and Now: Passover Reflections” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, June 20 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Red Sox, Jerusalem, and Coming Home” Stories by Jimmy Tingle, Jason Schmidt, Launa Lea, Gretchen Waschke and Nathan Englander; hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness

Wednesday, June 21 – RADIOLAB – “Earth Oddities”

Thursday, June 22 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Chris Hayes, author of “Twilight of the Elites: America after Meritocracy” and “A Colony in a Nation”

Friday, June 23 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Van Jones

Archived editions of past Monday Noon Forums can be found below...

NEBRASKA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY FORUM – Vera Kistiakovsky, Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Past-President of the American Association of Women in Science “S.D.I. and the Scientist”

NEBRASKA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY FORJM – Mitch Snyder, Founder of The Community for Creative Non-Violence, and co-author of “Homeless in America: A Forced March to Nowhere” “The Homeless in America”

NEBRASKA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY FORUM – Michael Wood, Professor of Comparative Literature at Exeter University, and author of “America and the Movies” “Making Sense of the Movies” (incomplete)