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Religion and Human Values Workshop


2 hours 9 minutes

Original Description

Recorded at the Albina Arts Center, Portland, Oregon. Sponsored by the Albina Ministerial Alliance, Portland State University Black Studies Center, and others.


Part one of a three-part series.

From the event program:

"School of Urban Affairs, Black Studies Center, Cultural/Intellectual Activities: Religion and Human Values Workshops. March 16,17,18 1978. Albina Art Center, 8 North Killingsworth (between Williams and Cleveland).

"The influences which cities exert upon the social life of man are greater than the ratio of the urban population would indicate. (Louis Wirth)

"The three sessions of the Religion and Human Values Workshop will involve humanists from several disciplines discussing personal, religious, and community values as they are affected by urbanization.

"March 16: The Role of Religion and Contemporary Community Values. Invocation: Rev. John Jackson (Mt. Olivet Baptist Church); Music: Mattie Spears. Panel 1: Dr. Dee Anne Westbrook (Portland State University), Dr.Byron Haines (Portland State University), Rev. Edsel Goldson (President, Albina Ministerial Alliance), Rev. Bernard Devers (New Hope Baptist Church)."

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Religion, Social values

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/4 track, stereo


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Transcript added April 1, 2021.

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