An initiative of the Menil Collection with cultural, educational, and social justice organizations in the Greater Houston area.
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The Boniuk Institute for the Study and Advancement of Religious Tolerance, Rice University

The mission of the Boniuk Institute is to understand and promote religious tolerance by using innovative methods to conduct multidisciplinary, academically rigorous research; to deliver educational programming to Rice University students and the Houston community at large, and provide models for national and international education; and to spearhead engagement efforts that foster a dialogue within the Houston community and on a national and global level.

The Institute aims to serve as a preeminent academic organization that reaches beyond the Rice campus to have an impact locally, nationally, and globally.

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Nov 3
2014
7 PM
Talk
South Central
4920 Cullen Blvd, 77004

Recovering a Vision of Gandhi and His Meaning for the 21st Century

This eminent civil-rights activist, teacher of nonviolent resistance, and minister will speak on the relevance of Gandhi’s ethics of nonviolence.