2016 UN World Interfaith Harmony Week: Tuesday
Photo: Hagia Sophia, in Istanbul, Turkey. The interviewee reflects on his years of living as an American in Turkey, with a focus on the cultural dimension.
Day: Tuesday February 2, 2016
Focus location: Turkey
Focus person / Interviewee: Jerry Rees
Format: Interview with video
On Tuesday February 2, 2016, Pr Laurent Cleenenewerck (IFC, EUCLID) interviewed Jerry Rees on his experience living in Turkey. They discuss intercultural respect and Jerry’s own spiritual journey. The interview took place at St Innocent Orthodox Church in Eureka, on the eve of the major UN World Interfaith Harmony Week event which featured a public lecture and the publication of a breakthrough academic paper entitled “Finding Common Words.”