Religion, Belief, and Politics

4:45 PM  - 5:45 PM
Friday Oct 23, 2009
John B. Davis Lecture Hall, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

Talal Asad, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, will give the keynote address, “Religion, Belief, and Politics."  Assad has won international renown for his work on secularism.  His best known books include On Suicide Bombing (The Wellek Library Lectures), Columbia Univ. Press 2007; Formations of the Secular, Stanford Univ. Press 2003; and Genealogies of Religion, Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1993.  The lecture is open to the public.

This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff, Faculty, Parents and Families and Public

Sponsored By: Jan Serie Center for Scholarship and Teaching (CST)

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