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      October 13, 2014

      Monday   5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

      Helen Wodehouse Building
      Bristol, Bristol, City of BS8 1JA

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      Zutshi-Smith Memorial Lecture: The Pragmatic Case for Freedom of Religion or Belief

      Dr. Brian Grim will give the third Zutshi-Smith Memorial Lecture on The Pragmatic Case for Freedom of Religion or Belief at 5 pm on Monday 13 October 2014 in Room 4.10, Helen Wodehouse Building, 35 Berkeley Square, Bristol.

      The lecture will be followed by a panel discussion and open question-and-answer session. Panel members include Baroness Elizabeth Berridge of the Vale of Catmose, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on International Religious Freedom, and Professor Roger Trigg, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick and Senior Research Fellow at the Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion at the University of Oxford.

      Brian J. Grim, PhD in Sociology, Penn State. Formerly, directed the Pew Research Center's cross-national data project. Currently, President, Religious Freedom & Business Foundation. Leading expert on international religious demography and the socio-economic impact of restrictions on religious freedom. Scholar, Georgetown and Boston Universities. TEDx and UNAOC speaker. Author of numerous works including: The Price of Freedom Denied; World Religion Database. Work history includes 20 years living in the former Soviet Union, China, Central Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

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