OREGON CITY - Cross-cultural concepts of life and death will be
explored in a May 5 presentation at Clackamas Community College.
Courtney Campbell of Oregon State University will discuss "Grave
Matters: Reflections of Life and Death Across Cultures and
Traditions" from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Gregory Forum. The presentation
is part of the college's International Week celebration.
Campbell is the Hundere Chair in Religion and Culture and a
professor of the School of History, Philosophy and Religion at OSU.
He has been on the OSU faculty since 1990 and has received numerous
awards for teaching and scholarship. His primary teaching and
research interests focus on ethical issues in medicine, religious
ethics, concept of peace and war, theories of death and dying, and
theologies of embodiment.
This program is hosted by the CCC Foundation, the International
Education Committee and the Education, Human Services and Criminal
Justice Department, and is sponsored by Oregon Humanities. This
event is open to the public and there is no cost to attend.
For more information, please contact Ida Flippo at
email@example.com or 503-594-3363.