Departmental Events

Spring 2015

Date/Location/Time Speaker/Event Title of Event

Tuesday, February 3,
TBA -location
6:00 pm

Drs. Omar Ali and Cybelle Mcfadden

Professor of African Studies and Diaspora
And French Department

A Panel Discussion on “Paris, Islam and Race”

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Sponsored by Islamic Studies Research Network and the Religious Studies Department

Thursday, February 26,
Henry Levinson Annual Lecture
Alumni House
7:30 pm

CANCELLED - will be rescheduled

Dr. Amy-Jill Levine

University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies, E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of New Testament Studies, and Professor of Jewish Studies at Vanderbilt University Divinity School

“Jesus’ Parables as Jewish Stories”

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
Hodges Reading Room in Jackson Library
3:00 pm

Dr. Gregory Grieve

Associate Professor Department of Religious Studies UNCG

“Playing with Religion and Digital Games in the Library”

This is a lecture by Dr. Grieve.

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Thursday, March 26, 2015
Weatherspoon Art Museum
6:30 pm

Religious Studies with cosponsoring a film with Weatherspoon

City of Borders” (2009)

This film intimately portrays the lives of the Israeli owner of Jerusalem’s only gay bar, Shushan, and four Israel and Palestinianggbbb patrons as they navigate a minefield of politics, religion, and discrimination.

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