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Department of Religious Studies

Upcoming Religious Studies Events Fall '17

UPCOMING FALL SEMESTER '17 EVENTS

 

Department of Religious Studies's Welcome Reception

Learn about new opportunities for you with MSU’s new Social Innovation Entrepreneurship minor and the Nonprofit Leadership Concentration, and talk with fellow Religious Studies students as well as faculty over pizza and refreshments!

Friday, September 22nd, 12:00pm

B342 Wells Hall

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Dr. Nyasha Junior, author of An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation 

Wednesday, October 11th, 4:30pm

B342 Wells Hall

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"Gospel Thrillers: Fear, Desire, and the U.S. Bible" with Dr. Andrew Jacobs 

Monday, October 16th, 4:30pm

B342 Wells Hall

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“Psychedelics, Art, and the Study of Consciousness” with Dr. Christopher Bache

Thursday, October 26th, 7:00pm

Location: TBD

 

CO-SPONSORED EVENTS

 

"Contemporary Left Anti-Semitism" with Dr. David Hirsh

Monday, Septemnber 18th, 12:30pm

B-342 Wells Hall

 

"Spatializing Islam: Non-Muslim Minorities in Pakistan" featuring Dr. Cara Cilano, Chair of MSU English's Dept.

Wednesday, October 18th, 12:00pm

303 International Center

 

Jewish Studies Faculty/Student Research Seminar Maimonides 

Friday, October 20th. 10:00am

B-342 Wells Hall

 

"ISIS, Jihad, and Islamic Law" with REL Professor Dr. Mohammad Khalil

Wednesday, November 9th, 12:00pm

303 International Center

 

Jewish Studies Faculty/Student Research Seminar The Tweenage Jesus At Passover and Other Early Christian Family Stories, featuring Dr. Chris Frilingos, from Religious Studies 

Friday, October 20th. 10:00am

C-607 Wells Hall