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Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Another calendar note

Posted By on Wed, Apr 25, 2007 at 11:17 AM

In addition to Bill Moyers on TV tonight, you can pencil in some up-close contact with another important figure in Little Rock this week.

Richard Dawkins, an Oxford professor and best-selling author of "The God Delusion," will speak at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Wally Allen Ballroom of the Statehouse Convention Center, his appearance arranged by the Clinton School of Public Service.

He's an atheist and critic of organized religion and also author of "The Selfish Gene," which, the press release says, "popularized the gene-centered view of evolution." Isn't there a law against this in Arkansas?

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