Department of Religious Studies

Philo of Alexandria and the Jewish Appropriation of Greek Myth

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 • 5:00 PM

BUR 214

Guest lecture by Prof. Erich Gruen of UC Berkeley


Spring 2019 South Asia Seminar Series

Thursday, March 28, 2019 • 3:30 PM

WCH 4.118


Ethics and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 • 5:30 PM

The Blanton Cafe

Lecture by Dr. Traphagan


Sex and Self-Interest in the Book of Leviticus

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 • 12:00 PM

CAL 516

Dr. Bruce Wells, UT Austin


Experiments with Experience: Spiritual Practice as Experimentation in (Neo-)Yoga and (Neo-)Buddhism

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

Dr. Jens Schlieter, Professor of Religious Studies, University of Bern, Switzerland


Decolonizing History: Time, Nostalgia, and the Muslim Past

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 • 10:00 AM

Institute for Historical Studies, 4th Floor, Garrison Hall

Dr. Taymiya Zaman, Associate Professor, History, University of San Francisco