The Martin Marty Center is the Divinity School’s institute for advanced research in all fields of the academic study of religion. 

Through its seminars, research projects, conferences, and publications, the Marty Center fosters interdisciplinary research on religion by University of Chicago faculty and graduate students, in cooperation with affiliated scholars from around the world.


 

Religion & Culture Forum

A Scholars' Roundtable on Religion and #Charlottesville

For our October issue, we have invited several scholars of religion to reflect on the recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing #Charlottesville as a moment of national reckoning with white supremacy and the manifold forms of racism operating in American culture and politics, including both those which are explicit as well as subtle-but-no-less-sinister forms.

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