Opening remarks by Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York.
A night of blues and talks with the David Horowitz and Friends band.
Witnesses on how faith defines lives and identity.
A discussion with Jennifer Nedelsky, Professor of Law, University of Toronto, and John Witte, Professor of Law, Emory University, moderated by Marta Cartabia, Justice of the Constitutional Court of Italy, on the relationship between the search of identity and the proliferation of new individual rights brought about by social changes and new technologies.
A presentation with Armando Fumagalli, Director of the Master in TV and Cinema Screenwriting and Production, Milan Catholic University, and Randall Wallace, movie director and screenwriter, on how the movie industry addresses the issue of identity.
A conversation with Martin Nowak, Professor of Biology and Mathematics, Harvard University, and Ian Tattersall, paleoanthropologist and curator emeritus with the American Museum of Natural History in New York, moderated by Maria Teresa Landi, Senior Investigator at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), on to what degree evolution explains who we are.
A dialogue with Sean Cardinal O'Malley, Archbishop of Boston, Timothy Shriver, Chairman of the Special Olympics, and Jean Vanier, founder of L'Arche; moderated by Barbara Gagliotti, teacher, on their discovery of human identity in their life-long experience with people with disabilities.
A live performance of street and subway artists and musicians. Tickets: $15, open seating.
Celebrated by Sean Cardinal O'Malley, Archbishop of Boston, with the Choir of Communion and Liberation.
Fr. Giussani's life and faith on the 10th anniversary of his death.
A conversation with Donna Freitas, author and lecturer, and Christian Smith, Wm. R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Sociology, University of Notre Dame, on how social networks and virtual communities affect human identity.
A discussion on the future of education in the U.S.
John Waters, columnist for the Irish Times, on the role of religiosity in forming our individual and collective identity.
Final show with live music.