God, Darwin, and Design: America's New Battle Over Evolution
Format: Lecture followed by Q&A
Length: 95 minutes
Biologist Kenneth R. Miller recounts recent political battles over evolution, including his role as lead witness in the 2005 “intelligent design” trial in Dover, Pennsylvania, and argues against the presumption that evolution is inherently antireligious. Miller is a professor of biology at Brown University and author of Finding Darwin's God: A Scientist's Search for Common Ground Between God and Evolution (HarperCollins, 2000).
Date: May 2, 2006
Location: Robsham Theater
Sponsor(s): Biology Department