Fall Quarter 2019

Public events at The Divinity School for Autumn Quarter, 2019. More information forthcoming.


November 10-11 | Swift Lecture Hall (3rd floor)
Conference on Rabbinics

November 18-19 | Swift Lecture Hall (3rd floor)
Conference: Jewish Difference Under Empire

Need an accommodation to attend a Divinity School event? Please contact Suzanne Riggle in advance at 773-702-8219.

The Annual Nuveen Lecture

Thursday, October 17 | 4:30pm, Swift Lecture Hall. A reception will follow.


Tuesday October 15 | 4:30pm, Swift Common Room
Religions in the Americas Workshop presents Kathryn Lofton

Thursday December 5 | 12pm, room TBD
Religions in the Americas, Theology, and Religions Ethics Workshops present Vincent Lloyd

The Marty Center Series on Religions in the Americas

All lectures will take place in Swift Hall’s Common Room (1st) floor at 4:30pm. 

Tuesday, October 8

Monday, October 21
Jennifer Graber

Monday, October 28
Anthony Petro

Tuesday, November 5
Pamela Klassen

Tuesday, November 12
Christopher White

Tuesday, November 19
Emma Anderson

Tuesday, December 3

The Jun Zhou Lectures in Theravada Buddhism

All lectures will take place in Swift Hall’s Common Room (1st) floor at 4:30pm. 

Tuesday, October 22
Justin McDaniel, Professor of Religious Studies, The University of Pennsylvania

Monday, November 4
Alicia Turner, Associate Professor of Humanities and Religious Studies, York University

Monday, January 14
Thomas Borchert, Professor and Interim Chair, Director of Asian Studies Program, The University of Vermont

Monday, February 17
Kate Crosby, Professor of Buddhist Studies, King’s College, London

Monday, April 13
Pyi Phyo Kyaw, Research Associate in Abhidhamma Meditation, King’s College, London

Monday, May 11
Aleix Ruiz Falques, Pali Lecturer, Shan State Buddhist University, Myanmar

This series of six lectures on Theravada Buddhism is supported through a generous gift by Mr. Jun Zhou.