Carl Gregg

Free Time: The Forgotten American Dream

10:30am. “Free Time: The Forgotten American Dream,” Carl Gregg. Playing on the history of the Labor Movement, how we got the 40 hour work week—and how it isn’t written in stone and could decrease again in a way that rethinks how we order society and our time. Music from the DC Labor Chorus.

Choosing Hope, Community, & Meaning: Reflections on Richard Rorty

10:30am. Drawing on the work of the late philosopher, who as the grandson of the Social Gospel pioneer Walter Rauschenbusch, presents a secularized version of the Beloved Community, although he doesn’t use those words. Music from Cynthia Marie.