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Vásquez-Levy featured as Theologian in Residence, Dialogues with Iowa AG

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - March 3 @ 12:00 pm

PSR President Rev. Dr. David Vásquez-Levy has been selected as the featured theologian in residence at Ames United Church of Christ’s 35th Annual Theologian in Residence WeekendThe theme of the event is “Immigration Matters: Joining Together, Finding Solutions” and invites attendees into a new conversation about immigration that examines the long-range consequences of militant Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The event also features immigration lawyer Sonia Parras Konrad, organizer Erica Johnson, and filmmaker Luis Argueta.

On Friday, David will engage with Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller in a conversation titled “Law and Story: Reframing the National Conversation About Immigration.” He will also be participating in a conversation with Argueta and others involved in the response to the ICE raid in Postville and preaching at Ames UCC on Sunday following a moderated panel discussion.Read more about this event here.