Visions & Voices
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Visions & Voices initiative is USC's commitment to interdisciplinary approaches. The initiative features an array of events organized by faculty and schools. With presentations by critically acclaimed artists and distinguished speakers, the series features theatrical productions, music and dance performances, film screenings, lectures, and workshops.
Souljourn - a booktalk/signing with author Rev. Jim Burklo
After experiencing an apparition in a cactus, a quirky teenager named Joshua T. Stoneburner goes on a quest to visit every religious community he can find. Each leaves him with fresh clues to the meaning of his vision, enchants him with new relationships, and bewilders him with more questions. Hop in Josh's pickup truck for a wild souljourn through the spiritual landscape of the most religiously diverse country in the world - America.
"The spiritual journey is at the heart of what it means to be human and America, with its stunningly diverse devotions, may be the pefect place to undertake such a quest. Reverend Jim Burklo, someone who has gone through his own 'souljourn' and facilitated the journeys of many others, has written a wonderful guide to the cosmic, both without and within This book will enrich you!" - Eboo Patel, Founder and President, Interfaith Youth Core