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Abimbola Adelakun

Public Lecture by Abimbola Adelakun

Distance is Not a Barrier': Digital Technologies and the Global Church

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Chandra Mallampalli

Public Lecture by Chandra Mallampalli

Indian Pentecostals and Dalit Christians: De-centering the Ideal Citizen Subject

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Jan 27

Jan 27, 2023: Craft of Teaching: Preparing a Lecture: How the Sausage is Made. More Info

Jan 31

Jan 31, 2023: Public Lecture by Abimbola Adelakun More Info

Feb 1

Feb 1, 2023: Public Lecture by Chandra Mallampalli More Info

The Martin Marty Center

The Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion is a bridge between religious studies scholarship and the wider public. Through conferences and events, community and scholarly initiatives, fellowship programs, and our electronic publication Sightings, we work on the intersection of religion and public life.

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