AU PACT Welcomes Sojourners Lisa Sharon Harper

Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) at Anderson University welcomes Lisa Sharon Harper to campus on Thursday, Feb. 27. Harper is an author, activist, educator, and senior director of mobilizing for Sojourners.

A prolific speaker, writer and activists, Harper is the author of Evangelical Does Not Equal Republican…or Democrat (The New Press, 2008) and Left, Right and Christ: Evangelical Faith in Politics (Russell Media, 2011). Her writing has been featured in God’s Politics blog, Huffington Post, Patheos, Relevant and Q Ideas blog among others. Her faith-rooted approach to advocacy and organizing activates the faithful across the nation through her speaking and training. Harper was listed #5 among 13 Women to Watch in 2012 by The Center for American Progress.