Author and religious scholar Reza Aslan kicks off the 2016-17 Maverick Speakers Series series at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, at Texas Hall. His topic is "My Journey Through the World's Religions."
A recipient of the James Joyce Award, Dr. Aslan is an internationally renowned writer, commentator, professor, producer, and scholar of religions. His books, including his New York Times bestseller Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, have been translated into dozens of languages. He is a producer of the HBO series The Leftovers and executive producer of Rough Draft with Reza Aslan on Ovation, CNN’s documentary series Believer, and the ABC drama Of Kings and Prophets.
VIP packages including a private dinner and photograph with the speaker, preferred seating, and season tickets are available. The lecture is free for faculty, staff, and students and costs $5 for non-UTA visitors. LEARN MORE.