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Martin Marty Center Fellows, 2016-2017

Our 2016-2017 Marty Center Fellows represent the Marty Center's emphasis on global interactions and religion. We asked them what they hoped to accomplish this year as Fellows–read their answers.

Sarah Fredericks and urban research

UChicago Urban Research Review profiles researchers whose work deepens our understanding of cities, posing questions that are at the root of urban challenges around the world. Read more about Prof. Sarah Fredericks and her work on how guilt and shame affect the way we think, talk, and act in response to environmental sustainability issues.

Autumn Quarter classes available

Autumn Quarter classes are now available. 

A Sanskrit Translation Gains New Life

“If you define religion as dharma," says Professor Wendy Doniger, "which is the Hindu law of the way a human being should live her life, then the Mahabharata is a great Hindu religious text.”  Read the full story online.