On February 5, Robert Orsi, the Grace Craddock Nagle Chair in Catholic Studies with appointments in the departments of Religious Studies and History at Northwestern University, spoke in the department on “The Problem of Presence in Modern Religion and Its Study,” which is the subject of his forthcoming book, History and Presence, which will appear later this month from Harvard University Press. Read More
"Infinite Inquiry: Religion, Science, and Philosophy Around 1800"
Fri Feb. 19, 1-4pm
Duke University, Rubenstein Library
Carpenter Conference Room 249
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The Department of Religious Studies invites everyone in the university community to a lecture by Robert Orsi, Professor of Religion and the Grace Craddock Nagle Chair in Catholic Studies, Northwestern University.
Prof. Orsi will speak on his forthcoming book, Abundant History, with a lecture titled "The Problem of Presence in Modern Religion and Its Study."
Orsi will lecture in Gray 228 on Friday, February 5, at 4:30. Read More
Prof. Mark Goodacre of the Religious Studies department is featured in every episode of CNN's acclaimed six part series Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery, in which scholars explore the New Testament and early Christianity through a series of artifacts that are connected with key figures. Read More
Prof. Wes Kort shown here responding to the guest lectures by Richard Rosengarten and Conrad Ostwalt, on Thursday, April 10th. The speakers were on hand to celebrate Prof. Kort's retirement this semester from 49 years of teaching at Duke.