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Lendol Calder to Present WIC Lectures on American Consumer Culture

Dr. Lendol Carter

Dr. Lendol Calder, professor in history at Augustana College, will give the WIC Lectures at Covenant College February 11-12, 2010.


Author of Financing the American Dream, a widely praised cultural history of American consumer credit, Professor Calder will address American consumer culture. His lecture series is entitled "When Resistance Seems Futile: Following Christ in a Consumer Culture."


The lectures will be given in chapel at 11:00 a.m. on February 11 and 12.  The public is invited to attend.


In addition to the public WIC Lectures, Professor Calder will teach an intensive one-hour course during his visit.


This lecture series is made possible by the generous support of the Women in the Church (WIC) of the Presbyterian Church in America.


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