Spring 2019

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
RELIGION 101 INTRO TO RELIGIOUS STUDIES Introduction to leading themes and concepts in the study of religions from the ancient world to the... Morgan, David
RELIGION 145 OLD TESTAMENT/HEB BIBLE Historical, literary, ethical, and theological investigations of the ancient Near Eastern context... Peters, Melvin
RELIGION 176 JAPANESE RELIGIONS The various strands of Japanese religious life from prehistoric times until the present. Kami... Mendelson, Rebecca
RELIGION 214S ANDALUSIA Intersection of cultures, religions, languages, and peoples through history, architecture, poetry,... McLarney, Ellen
RELIGION 225 ISLAM IN THE AGE OF TRUMP Safi, Omid
RELIGION 228 TURKS AND EUROPE Readings in cultural history and literature to examine transformations in Turkish identity from the... Göknar, Erdag
RELIGION 238S ACTIVISM & CHRISTIANITY IN USA Dubie, Emily
RELIGION 240SL W AFR ROOTHOLDS IN DANCE Lecture and dance laboratory exploring three West African traditional dance forms and their... Vinesett, Ava
RELIGION 240SL W AFR ROOTHOLDS IN DANCE Lecture and dance laboratory exploring three West African traditional dance forms and their... Vinesett, Ava
RELIGION 240SL W AFR ROOTHOLDS IN DANCE Lecture and dance laboratory exploring three West African traditional dance forms and their... Vinesett, Ava
RELIGION 242 KUNDALINI YOGA AND SIKH DHARMA Introduction to Kundalini Yoga and meditation and yogic lifestyle as taught by Yogi Bhajan through... Khalsa, Keval
RELIGION 242 KUNDALINI YOGA AND SIKH DHARMA Introduction to Kundalini Yoga and meditation and yogic lifestyle as taught by Yogi Bhajan through... Khalsa, Keval
RELIGION 258 RELIGION & NOVEL IN INDIA The novel has not only come of age in modern India but has also innovated on the form, indigenized... Prasad, Leela
RELIGION 261 MED CHRISTIANITY IN FILM/FICTN Exploration of modern popular fictional representations of Christianity in the Middle Ages,... DuBois, Katharine
RELIGION 266S HARRY POTTER AND RELIGION This course explores the response of many Christians to the Harry Potter book series. Some... Howell, Christopher
RELIGION 268 RELIGION AND FILM A study of the relationship between motion pictures and religion. Focus on the comparative... Coates, Andrew
RELIGION 276S RELIGION AND RACE Seminar version of Religion 276. Instructor: Peters Peters, Melvin
RELIGION 281 BEAT GENERATION SPIRITUALITY Places Beat Generation spirituality in its contexts by study of sources and texts that influenced... Need, David
RELIGION 295S BLACK MUSLIMS The intersection of African, American, European, and Islamic cultures studied through the cultural... McLarney, Ellen
RELIGION 327S TIBETAN BUDDHISM Introduces students to history, practice, culture, and ethics of Tibetan Buddhism; contents include... Need, David
RELIGION 342 THE HOLOCAUST Antisemitism and the Jewish question in Central Europe, the development of Nazi policy, the Final... Duffy, Eve
RELIGION 352 LIFE AND LETTERS OF PAUL Paul's biography and character, the social and physical circumstances of his work, his thought, and... Goodacre, Mark
RELIGION 353 ETHICAL ISS EARLY CHRISTIANITY Investigation of two major transitions in the early Christian movement and their impact on the... Knust, Jennifer
RELIGION 388S MUSLIM ETHICS AND ISLAMIC LAW Premodern judicial arrangements and the contestations surrounding their modern incarnations. Topics... Kadivar, Mohsen
RELIGION 511S THE FETISH Matory, J.
RELIGION 564S TOLERATION Explores the ideas of toleration, freedom of conscience, and religious liberty through a careful... Atkins, Jed
RELIGION 581S RELIGION IN MODERN ASIA Jaffe, Richard
RELIGION 636S PASSION NARRATIVES Goodacre, Mark
RELIGION 665S ISLAMIC PHILOSOPHY & MYSTICISM Kadivar, Mohsen
RELIGION 777 GANDHI'S MODERNITY How did Gandhi engage modernity? This course offers a view of Gandhi as a passionate critic of... Prasad, Leela
RELIGION 780 XTIAN MOVEMENT: CHINA This course examines the history of Christianity in China from the beginning through the twentieth... Lian, Xi
RELIGION 818 PIONEERS IN WXTIAN Lian, Xi
RELIGION 844 PROTESTANTS AND PICTURES History of Protestant visual culture from the sixteenth century to the present. Explores images and... Coates, Andrew
RELIGION 885 CHRISTIAN MANUSCRIPT CULTURE Knust, Jennifer
RELIGION 888S BIBLICL HEBREW ADVANCED SYNTAX Davis, Ellen
RELIGION 936S PASSION NARRATIVES IN GREEK Goodacre, Mark
RELIGION 996S TEACHING IN RELIGION Course specifically designed for students in Graduate Program in Religion. Offers students chance... Staff, Departmental