Up Close and Personal with Refugee Resettlement.

A “sermon” delivered by Kevin Brooks to the Fargo-Moorhead Unitarian Universalist Congregation on June 12, 2016.  [Part 1] I am a professor of English, and in my professional work I have discovered that there is a field called “refugee studies.” This field is dominated by sociologists, anthropologists, social psychologists, and economists.  There is also the […]

Muslim Journeys: A World Café

Muslim Journeys: A World Café Tuesday, April 2nd, 7-9 p.m. Downtown Fargo Public Library, Community Room. Please join a diverse Community Conversation about the The Muslim Journeys Bookshelf and three of its key themes: historical connections between Islam and Christianity, pathways of faith, and American Muslim stories. This event will introduce the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf, […]

Fargo Marathon Update

After a couple of weeks of Fargo cross-training (skating, shoveling, visiting chiropractor) I finally hit the treadmill tonight.  Two miles, twenty minutes.  Knee was not happy after mile 1, but no worse after mile 2.  Runners say I gotta run through the pain.  Maybe.  Need to add about a mile a week because I decided […]