Religion in

Past Events, 2001-02

The calm before the intellectual storm...

Special Public Talk on Islam

Tuesday, April 30, 2001
Professor Bruce Lawrence
Chair, Dept. of Religious Studies
Duke University
Topic: "Conjuring with Islam: Who Speaks for Muslims After September 11?"

Professor Lawrence's lecture, and the reception to follow, is made possible by the generous funding of the College of Arts & Sciences.


November 13-14, 2001
Post-Auschwitz Theology in the Age of Genocide

The Aaron Aronov Endowment for Judaic Studies is hosting a symposium on theology and genocide, to be held on Tuesday, November 13th, from 6:30 to 9pm, and Wednesday, November 14th, from 9am to 4pm, at the Bryant Conference Center.

Religion in Culture Lectures

Thursday, November 29, 2001
Michael Dean Murphy
Professor, Department of Anthropology
University of Alabama
"Marianism and Social Identities In Southern Spain"

Monday, March 11, 2002
Professor Julie Ingersoll
Department of Philosophy
University of North Florida
"War Stories: Gender Conflict in Conservative American Protestantism."

Monday, April 8, 2002
Professor Marysia Galbraith
New College/ Department of Anthropology
University of Alabama
"On the Road to Czestochowa: Rhetoric and Experience on a Polish Pilgrimage."
Learn more about her work as a potter.

Friday, April 26, 2002
Professor Natalie Gummer
Professor, Religious Studies
Beloit College, WI
"Getting Connected: or How I Learned to Love Web Pedagogy."