****One ticket gives you access to both talks****
Tickets cost $15 per person online and $20 at the door and include both Friday evening at the Cathedral of All Saints and Saturday morning at the Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, both in Albany.
Friday, March 27, 2020, at 7 PM – 9 PM
Cathedral of All Saints
62 S Swan St, Albany, New York 12210
Saturday, March 28, 2020, at 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception
125 Eagle Street, Albany, New York 12202
Albany’s two cathedrals welcome you to hear author and religious scholar Carol Zaleski on March 27th and 28th for her two-part talk, “The Thirst for Eternal Life: Near-Death Experience and Christian Hope.”
This event is made possible in part by our generous sponsors:
ST. PETER’S HEALTH PARTNERS | ALBANY DIOCESAN CEMETERIES| SIENA COLLEGE | MARIA COLLEGE | ST. BERNARD’S SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY AND MINISTRY
Carol Zaleski earned her Ph.D. in the study of religion from Harvard University and teaches philosophy of religion, world religions and Christian thought at Smith College. She is the author of Otherworld Journeys: Accounts of Near-Death Experience in Medieval and Modern Times and The Life of the World to Come (both Oxford University Press). She is the co-author, with Philip Zaleski, of The Fellowship: The Literary Lives of the Inklings: J.R.R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, Owen Barfield, Charles Williams (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), Prayer: A History (Houghton Mifflin), The Book of Heaven (Oxford) and The Book of Hell (forthcoming, Oxford). She is currently working on a book about the search for immortality. She is a columnist and editor-at-large for Christian Century, and has contributed articles and reviews to The New York Times, First Things, America, Second Spring, Nova et Vetera, Communio, Parabola, The Journal of Religion and The Journal of the History of Ideas.