Lawrence Pratt will discuss his recent novel "Dark Deception", which deals with the struggle of the individual against "tribal" pressures to conform and obey when the individual mind wants to choose another path. Dark Deception is a fictional adaptation of the events that led the author and his wife from dedicated members of an authoritarian faith to complete atheism, and could easily be subtitled "How Religion Turned Us to Atheism".
After the Forum, please join us for a buffet lunch at 12:15pm. The lunch is complimentary for first-time visitors and students.
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