Lowell Lecture

Krista Tippett: The Adventure of Civility

Date & Time

Jan. 24, 2017 at 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Boston College - Gasson 100
140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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Krista Tippett

Presenting Organization

Boston College


Current Affairs Politics Theology

Krista Tippett is a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and New York Times bestselling author. Her radio show and podcast On Being, heard on over 360 public radio stations and downloaded by millions as a podcast, opens up the animating questions at the center of human life: What does it mean to be human? What matters in life? On Being is the home of the Civil Conversations Project, an emergent approach to new conversation and relationships across the differences of our age. In 2014, Krista Tippett received the National Humanities Medal at the White House. She is the author of Speaking of Faith: Why Religion Matters and How to Talk About It (2007), Einstein’s God: Conversations about Science and the Human Spirit (2010), and most recently Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living (2016).