Burke Lectureship


The Eugene M. Burke Lectureship on Religion and Society sponsors public lectures in which scholars, theologians, and religious practitioners address critical issues on relationship between religion and society and on the religious dimensions of being human.  

Since its inception in 1985, the Burke Lectureship has hosted more than 70 lectures at UC San Digeo.  For inquires on the Burke Lectureship, contact the Burke Board Chair Matthew Herbst at mtherbst@ucsd.edu 


Eugene M. Burke, CSP

Upcoming Lectures:

“Building Beloved Community: ReConnecting Church and Community in the Midst of Racialized Chaos" by Rev. Traci deVon Blackmon 


April 26th, 2018

Rev. Traci Blackmon is the Executive Minister of Justice & Local Church Ministries for the United Church of Christ and Senior Pastor of Christ The King United Church of Christ in Florissant, MO.

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