Wednesday Lunch with South Side Projections

We continue our Wednesday Lunch program on October 8 with guest Michael W. Philips, Jr., Executive Director of South Side Projections, a nonprofit organization presenting film screenings throughout Chicago’s south side.


Lucy Pick, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Senior Lecturer in the History of Christianity, published her first novel, Pilgrimage, this summer. The most recent issue of The University of Chicago Magazine looks at how Professor Pick's study of medieval Europe became a wellspring o

Wendy Doniger to deliver Yale's Terry Lectures

Wendy Doniger, the Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History of Religion; also in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, the Committee on Social Thought, and the College, will deliver a series of lectures on The Manipulation of Religion by the Sciences of Politics and Pleasure in Ancient India at Yale

Wednesday Lunch with Margaret M. Mitchell

Our Wednesday Lunch program – open to all! – kicks off the year on October 1st with Margaret M. Mitchell, Dean of the Divinity School and the Shailer Mathews Professor of New Testament and Early Christian Literature, speaking on "Teaching Religion and the First Amendment: The Case of the Hobby Lobby Bible Curriculum."

The Martin Marty Center for the Advanced Study of Religion

Pseudo-Events Clash
by Martin E. Marty



Religion and Culture Web Forum
The Oprahfication of Rob Bell?
by James K. Wellman



Upcoming Conference

(October 5 and 6) The Cultural Politics of German-Jewish Hermeneutics


Upcoming Conference

(October 14)  Thinking with Paul Ricoeur