Department of Religious Studies
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Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


Medieval Studies Colloquium

Thursday, April 28, 2016 • 4:00 PM

BUR 554

Shana Thompson (Art History) & Jcob Doss (History) will be presenting.



"Workshop on Late Antiquity: New Lights on the Early Mandaeans"

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 • 5:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

A lecture by Dr. Kevin Van Bladel, Ohio State University


Turkish Ottoman Lecture Series: Alevi-Bektaşi Expressive Culture

Friday, April 22, 2016 • 3:00 PM

CAL 516

A lecture and musical demonstration by Ümit Şimşek, UT Scholar in residence.*


The Transnational Mosque: Architecture and Historical Memory in the Contemporary Middle East

Friday, April 22, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Dean's Conference Room, Gebauer 3.312



Guest Speaker: "Love and Beauty Beyond the National Borders" by Dr. Kishwar Rizvi

Friday, April 22, 2016

Dean's Conference Room, Dorothy Gebauer Building GEB 3.312


Religious Studies Honors Thesis Symposium

Thursday, April 21, 2016 • 3:30 PM

BUR 554


Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean Colloquium: Jonathan Kaplan

Monday, April 18, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554


RS Department Colloquium: Dr. Brent Crosson

Monday, April 11, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554

Discussion of new works by RS Faculty, Graduate Students and Friends


Magic, Miracles, and the Paranormal in Religious Imaginaries

Saturday, April 9, 2016 • 8:00 AM

CLA 1.302E

RS Graduate Student Conference

Magic, Miracles and the Paranormal in Religious Imaginaries



Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


Religion in the Americas Colloquium: Justin Doran

Monday, April 4, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554


Muslims and the National Question: Poetry and Imaginings of India

Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 12:30 PM

WCH 4.118


Intimate Enmity: Sectarianism in Muslim South Asia and Beyond

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 • 5:00 PM

CLA 1.302D



Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 • 12:30 PM


"Thracian, Greek, or Roman? Ethnicity and Religion in the Roman Colony of Philippi (Macedonia)"

Thursday, March 10, 2016 • 5:00 PM

MEZ 2.124

Guest Lecture by Professor Cédric Brélaz

Philippi

Asfar Mohammad Book Event

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 • 3:00 AM

WCH 4.118


Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


Hail, Caesar!

Monday, March 7, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Alamo Drafthouse on S. Lamar Blvd.

Religious Studies Film Screening and Book Discussion

Book edited by Elijah Siegler

RS Department Colloquium: Dr. Brent Landau

Monday, March 7, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554

Discussion of new works by RS Faculty, Graduate Students and Friends




Biological Gods: The New Mythmakers of Science (Fiction)

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 • 5:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

Guest Lecture by Professor Jeffrey J. Kripal

Contact Prof. Brent Landau for more details!

Religion in the Americas Colloquium: Michael B. Amoruso

Monday, February 29, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 436B


"Uterine Materials, Species Distinctions, and Rabbinic Conceptions of the Human" by Rachel Neis

Thursday, February 25, 2016 • 5:00 PM

TBD

Late Antiquity Workshop


“Scripture, Scholastic Theology and the Visionary Imagination: From Hildegard of Bingen to Thomas Aquinas”

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 • 5:00 PM

GAR 4.100

Guest Lecture by Dr. Constant Mews

A depiction of one of Hildegard von Bingen's visions

Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


Central Texas Colloquium on Religion

Saturday, February 20, 2016 • 9:00 AM

Seminary of the Southwest


Safia Latif: She was a Pious Devotee: Piety, Power, and Women in Medieval Islam

Friday, February 19, 2016 • 2:00 PM

CAL Reading Room


Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean Colloquium: Brent Landau

Monday, February 15, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554

Discussion of New Works in the AMR Field



Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


RS Department Colloquium: Dr. Jonathan Schofer

Monday, February 8, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554

Discussion of new works by RS Faculty, Graduate Students and Friends


Chris Rose: What is Islamic about Cholera in 19th C. Egypt

Friday, February 5, 2016 • 2:00 PM

CAL Reading Room


Religion in the Americas Colloquium: Aimee Villareal

Friday, January 29, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BUR 554


UT on ISIS: Who Are They? What Do They Want? Why Should You Care?

Thursday, January 28, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302B


Islamic Studies Book Club: Modern Islam

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515


Erol Koymen: Late Ottoman Nationalist Musical Thought Before Gokalp

Friday, January 22, 2016 • 2:00 PM

CAL Reading Room

Islamic Studies Graduate Student Colloquium