Events

October 2017

Oct 24 to Oct 26 | 4:00 - 5:30pm
Harrison/Small Special Collections Auditorium

The Richard Lectures: "From Hindu to Christian Theology," Francis Clooney

The Richard Lectures: "From Hindu to Christian Theology," Francis Clooney

Oct 24 to Oct 26 | 4:00 - 5:30pm
Harrison/Small Special Collections Auditorium


For more information: http://page-barbour-richard.virginia.edu/upcoming-lectures
Oct 26 | 2:00-3:00 p.m.
NAU 342

Rev. Mae Canon to Speak on “Israel, Palestine, and the Church”

Rev. Mae Canon to Speak on “Israel, Palestine, and the Church”

Oct 26 | 2:00-3:00 p.m.
NAU 342


LECTURE SERIES ON IDENTITY, POLITICS, AND VIOLENCE October 26, 2:00-3:00 pm “Israel, Palestine, and the Church” Rev. Mae Canon, Exec. Director of Churches for Middle East Peace Open Class, NAU 342

November 2017

Nov 01 | 3:30pm
Gibson 141

“Bearing the Cross in the Age of Donald J. Trump: The Example of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the American Civil Rights Movement,” Larycia Hawkins, University of Virginia, Department of Politics

“Bearing the Cross in the Age of Donald J. Trump: The Example of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the American Civil Rights Movement,” Larycia Hawkins, University of Virginia, Department of Politics

Nov 01 | 3:30pm
Gibson 141


Nov 02 | 2:00-3:00 p.m.
NAU 342

Barbra Wall to Speak on “Religion, Medicine, Gender, Race, and Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa”

Barbra Wall to Speak on “Religion, Medicine, Gender, Race, and Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa”

Nov 02 | 2:00-3:00 p.m.
NAU 342


LECTURE SERIES ON IDENTITY, POLITICS, AND VIOLENCE November 2, 2:00-3:00 p.m. “Religion, Medicine, Gender, Race, and Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa” Prof. Barbra Wall, School of Nursing Open Class, NAU 342
Nov 05 | 5:00 p.m.
Commonwealth Room, Newcomb Hall

Lawrence Langer to Speak on Holocaust Testimonies

Lawrence Langer to Speak on Holocaust Testimonies

Nov 05 | 5:00 p.m.
Commonwealth Room, Newcomb Hall


Professor Lawrence L. Langer will give the opening keynote lecture at the Emerging Questions in Holocaust Testimonies Research conference, an international gathering held in association with Western Galilee College's The Future of Holocaust Testimonies Series. His lecture, entitled "Memory and Invention in Holocaust Testimonies," will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, in the Commonwealth Room of Newcomb Hall. The conference, hosted by UVA's Jewish Studies Program, is made possible by the generous support of the Richard J. Gunst Foundation and is co-sponsored by the Western Galilee Holocaust Studies Program, the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research, the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Hartford, and UVA's Center for German Studies.
Nov 06 | 11:30–1:00
NAU 141

Dr. Lennart Lehmhaus to Speak on the Transfer of Medical Knowledge in Talmudic Discourses

Dr. Lennart Lehmhaus to Speak on the Transfer of Medical Knowledge in Talmudic Discourses

Nov 06 | 11:30–1:00
NAU 141


The Religious Studies Department's Judaism and Christianity in Antiquity Colloquium will enjoy a guest lecture by Dr. Lennart Lehmhaus on Monday, Nov. 6.  Dr. Lehmhaus's work focuses on the transfer of medical knowledge in Talmudic and other late ancient literature; he is currently researching at the University of Pennsylvania's Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies.  His talk is entitled "Between 'Gentile Healing' and 'Giving Life to Idolaters': Talmudic Discourses on Socio-Medical Interactions in Late Antiquity."  The lecture and discussion will be held from 11:30-1:00 in Nau 141.  
Nov 09 | 12:00–1:30 p.m.
NAU 342

Vanessa Ochs to Speak on “Violence, Politics, and Religion in Charlottesville: Statues and Sacred Sites”

Vanessa Ochs to Speak on “Violence, Politics, and Religion in Charlottesville: Statues and Sacred Sites”

Nov 09 | 12:00–1:30 p.m.
NAU 342


LECTURE SERIES ON IDENTITY, POLITICS, AND VIOLENCE November 9, 12:00-1:30 p.m. “Violence, Politics, and Religion in Charlottesville: Statues and Sacred Sites” Prof. Vanessa Ochs, Department of Religious Studies Open Class, NAU 342
Nov 16 | 12:00–1:30 p.m.
NAU 342

William Flavin to Speak on “Conflict Termination and Post-Conflict Peacekeeping”

William Flavin to Speak on “Conflict Termination and Post-Conflict Peacekeeping”

Nov 16 | 12:00–1:30 p.m.
NAU 342


LECTURE SERIES ON IDENTITY, POLITICS, AND VIOLENCE November 16, 12:00-1:30 p.m. “Conflict Termination and Post-Conflict Peacekeeping” William Flavin, Assist. Director of U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute, USAWC Luncheon Seminar, NAU 342