Sojourners' Lisa Sharon Harper speaks at George Fox Feb. 27

Lisa Sharon HarperGeorge Fox University's Center for Peace and Justice invites the public to the 28th annual Woolman Peacemaking Forum, featuring ...

Lisa Sharon Harper, director of mobilizing for Sojourners
Wednesday, Feb. 27

The theme of the event is “Shalom – Holistic Peace for a Fragmented World.”

About Harper

Harper has written extensively on tax reform, comprehensive immigration reform, health-care reform, poverty, racial justice, and transformational civic engagement for publications and blogs, including The National Civic Review, God’s Politics blog, The Huffington PostUrban Faith, Prism and Slant33.

She is the author of two books: Evangelical Does Not Equal Republican … or Democrat and Left, Right & Christ: Evangelical Faith in Politics.


Harper will speak three times on the George Fox campus Wednesday:

  • In chapel at 10:40 a.m., on “Shalom and the Fall”
  • In a talk-back session immediately following chapel, in the Cap and Gown Room from noon to 1 p.m.
  • In an evening presentation, titled “Shalom and Systemic Injustice,” from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in Hoover 105

Admission is free to all sessions. For more information on Harper’s visit or the forum itself, contact Clint Baldwin at 503-554-2685. To learn more about Harper, click here.