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All That AIDS Erased

A Conversation with Sarah Schulman and Michael O’Loughlin

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Lecture by Anne Blackburn

Buddhist-inflected Sovereignties Across the Indian Ocean: A Pali Arena, 1200-1550.

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New! Course Design series

Autumn Quarter workshop series now available.

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Oct 3

Oct 3, 2022: DiviniTEA More Info

Oct 5

Oct 5, 2022: Open Space More Info

Oct 6

Oct 6, 2022: Discover Divinity In-Person Visit More Info


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The Martin Marty Center

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The Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion offers scholarly perspectives on religious questions facing the wider public: through conferences and events, fellowship programs, and our twice-weekly electronic publication Sightings, we work on the intersection of religion and public life.

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