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Religion and Secularism across the Humanities: An Interdisciplinary Forum

Date: Wed. May 6th, 2015, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Location: The Cleveland Room, Thwing Center, 11111 Euclid Avenue


A Baker-Nord Working Group Event

Over the past decade, numerous disciplines in the humanities and social sciences have spoken of a “religious turn.” This pattern is characterized by a resurgent interest in interdisciplinary scholarship that revaluates central questions about the relationship between religion and secularism in the academy and in our objects of study.
This roundtable discussion will feature five scholars from our region, and will consider the variety, the diversity, and the critical stakes involved in these debates. […Read more]