Public Affairs Institute

Resisting Doomsday

7:00pm - 8:30pm EDT March 19

Location: Dow L1

Conversation with Dan Zak of the Washington Post about his book Almighty: Courage, Resistance and Existential Peril in the Nuclear Age.

Following a brief presentation about the background of his book, Dan Zak will lead a discussion about nuclear weapons policy and those calling for abolition of nuclear weapons.  The presentation and discussion will relate to the religious grounds for opposing these weapons, the science of developing the weapons and policy process related to controlling them and planning their possible use.  Mr. Zak’s visit is co-sponsored by the Communiction, History, Political Science and Religious Studies departments nd the Public Affairs Institute and its students.

Free and open to the public