Fall 2014 Events

Fall 2014 Events

Brown Reception at the Annual Meeting of AAR/SBL
Join the Department in San Diego for the annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion and the Society for Biblical Literature.

Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014
Aqua Terrace
Hilton Bayfront Hotel
San Diego, CA  

"crISIS in the Middle East" a forum for Brown University Students, with comments by Nancy Khalek, Department of Religious Studies, Brown University; Nukhet Sandal, Department of Political Science, Ohio University, and Executive Board Member for Religion and International Relations, International Studies Association.  Followed by a Q & A with Megan K. McBride.

Thursday, Oct. 16
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center

The development of ISIS has been one of the most alarming issues in the post-Arab Spring Middle East.  Many people have questions and concerns that we hope to address in this forum, which features views from scholars of Politics, Religion, and International Relations.  

Sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies, the Watson Institute for International Studies, and the Political Theory Project. 

"Forming Spirit: Art between Religion and Secularism in Post-Colonial India," a film screening and discussion with Prof. Kathryn Myers, University of Connecticut

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014
BERT 015 
(Building for Environmental Research & Teaching/81 Waterman St.) 

The Religion and International Project presents the first in its year long series, The Art of Invisibility.  Sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies and the Cogut Center for the Humanities.  



Religious Studies Fall Welcome Back Party!
Join the Department as we kick off the new school year!   We promise good food and great conversation!  Friends and family welcome. 

Monday, September 8, 2014
Shirley Miller House
59 George Street  


Religious Studies Graduate Student Breakfast

Friday, September 5, 2014
Seminar Room (Rm 101)
Shirley Miller House
59 George Street