“In the words of native novelist and scholar Thomas King, ‘The truth about stories is that that’s all we are,’ ” Stedman said. “Want a different ethic? Tell a different story. So let’s tell a different story about our religious differences. And let’s be sure that the nonreligious are a part of this conversation.”
It sounds like they have quite the lineup at Chautauqua Institution. Check out this summary of Chris Stedman’s talk http://chqdaily.com/2013/07/05/stedman-lets-be-sure-the-nonreligious-are-a-part-of-this-conversation/.