Winter is coming, and Winter Quarter course offerings – including "The Catholic Reformation," "Jainism: an Indian Religion and its Contributions to Philosophy," and "Islamic Love Poetry" – are now available.
Save the date: On February 27, 2108, join us at a symposium to hear from our 2017-2018 Martin Marty Center Senior Fellows.
Alireza Doostar, Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies and of the Anthropology and Sociology of Religion, in a Q & A in Religion Dispatches.
Friday 12/8: Prof. Mayra Rivera of Harvard University to lecture on "Belief Materialized in Deeds."
William Schweiker, Edward L. Ryerson Distinguished Service Professor of Theological Ethics, has been appointed the Director of Graduate Studies at The Divinity School.
Margaret M. Mitchell, Shailer Mathews Professor of New Testament and Early Christian Literature, in Time Magazine discussing the 'Jesus, Mary and Joseph' defense.
The Craft of Teaching in the Academic Study of Religion, our unique program of pedagogical readiness, wraps up Autumn Quarter programming with a workshop on teaching outside of one's area of expertise.
David D. Hall to lecture on "Thinking Across (Protestant) Reformations: Scotland, England, and New England, 1550-1640." Professor Hall is the Bartlett Professor of New England Church History Emeritus at Harvard Divinity School.
"Teaching Polarizing Questions and Contested Claims of Justice" with Michael Kessler, (AM ‘97, PhD in Theology ‘03), professor and managing director of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University.
William Schweiker, Edward L. Ryerson Distinguished Service Professor of Theological Ethics, can be heard on WGN Radio, discussing the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.