SEU Welcomes Dr. Derrick Rosenior for the 2016 Annual Lecture

The Global Pentecostalism Center at Southeastern University is proud to welcome Dr. Derrick Rosenior as the guest speaker of the 2016 Annual Lecture. The topic of the lecture is “Communicating Racial Reconciliation: A Rhetorical Analysis of Race Relations in American Pentecostalism.”

Rosenior is a professor at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, California, where he serves as the chair of the Communications Department and director of the Lewis Wilson Institute for Pentecostal Studies. As an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God, Rosenior serves as the teaching pastor of Orange County First Assembly of God in Santa Ana, California, where he and his wife Karine are members. Rosenior has written several notable pieces, including “Toward Racial Reconciliation: Collective Memory, Myth and Nostalgia in American Pentecostalism,” published in A Liberating Spirit: Pentecostals and Social Action in North American.

The lecture will be held on October 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the Business & Education Building of Southeastern’s campus. It’s free and open to the public.

For more information, visit our event page or contact Dr. Murray Dempster, co-director of the Center for the Study of Global Pentecostalism.