2016 Series - September through December
The Bob and Dorrie Moon Lecture Series showcases contemporary insights from dynamic speakers and progressive Christian authors. Purchase online tickets by clicking here.
Bob and Dorrie endowed this forum as a gift and challenge to the Sacramento community to think critically and act ethically on important issues of our time.
Online Ticket Purchase Link
On the landing page of the link above, scroll to the bottom of the page for Moon Lecture tickets.
2016 Speakers Preview
Barry Scheck - September 16, 2016, 7:00pm
Attorney, DNA expert and co-founder of the Innocence Project
Clint Smith – October 14, 2016, 7:00pm
Award-winning teachers, acclaimed spoken word poet and featured TED Talks speaker
Eugene Robinson - November 11, 2016, 7:00pm
Pulitzer prize-winning columnist for the Washington Post and political analyst for MSNBC
Laura Nirider – December 2, 2016, 7:00pm
Clinical professor of law and co-director of the Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth at Northwestern University of Law in Chicago and profiled on Netflix Global Series: Making a Murderer
Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal
A leading voice and advocate during the community unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.
Author of the landmark narrative history of the Civil Rights era, “America in the King Years.”
Author of the best-selling memoir, “Grace of Silence”, and NPR Host Special Correspondent.
Author of “Clay Water Brick” and co-founder of KIVA, the world’s most successful micro-lending site.
Video Archives Compliments of Media Edge
Angela Davis, recorded December 2014
Dr. Joycelyn Elders, recorded September 2014
Rev. Frank Schaefer, recorded May 2014
Chris Hedges, recorded November 2013
Moris Dees, recorded September 2013
Naomi Tutu, recorded March 2012
Rabbi Michael Lerner, recorded February 2012
Amy Goodman, recorded January 2012
Daniel Ellsberg, recorded September 2011
updated 8/24/16 cb