Throughout its history, the CSWR has sponsored rich and varied programs, symposia, and conferences for its residents, Harvard students and faculty, and world religions scholars beyond Harvard. Below you'll find video and audio presentations of recent talks, conferences, and programs that the Center has offered, and photograph collections including retrospectives of recent academic years, chronicles of important events, and other pictures of life at the CSWR.

Nature, Liberty, and Equality
03.18.2006 Video

Donald Worster is Joyce and Elizabeth Hall Professor of History at the University of Kansas.

Panel Discussion on Ethics, Values, and the Environment
03.18.2006 Video

A discussion with all six speakers at the Ethics, Values, and the Environment conference.

Ethics, Values, and the Environment Conference Welcome and Introduction
03.18.2006 Video

Daniel Schrag is Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Harvard University and director of the Harvard University Center for the Environment.

Denaturing Earth: The Ground and Groundlessness of Ecofeminist Theology
02.16.2006 Audio

Catherine Keller, Professor of Constructive Theology, Drew University Theological School, spoke at a CSWR luncheon seminar, and Ann Braude, Senior Lecturer on American Religious History and...

Connected Places: Religious Geography and Regional Consciousness in Maharashtra
12.08.2005 Audio

Anne Feldhaus, Professor of Religious Studies, Arizona University, presented this seminar talk, which was followed by a response from Diana Eck, Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian...

Centering the Cosmos: Humanity and Space in Early China
11.10.2005 Audio

Michael James Puett, Professor of Chinese History at Harvard University, spoke in the 2005-06 CSWR luncheon seminar series "Religion, Place, and the Environment."

Wheel of Life Mandala
10.04.2005 Video

The Venerable Losang Samten, founder of the Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia, constructed a Tibetan sand mandala in the CSWR Common Room from October 24 to October 28, 2005.

The Rise of Religious and Ethnic Mass Politics in Iraq
04.22.2005 Video

Juan Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan, presented the keynote address for the Religion and Nationalism conference organized by Professors David Little and Donald Swearer....

The Human Face of Globalization: From Multicultural to Mestizaje
04.20.2005 Video

A panel conversation on Jacques Audinet's book by the same title (Rowman & Littlefield, 2004), with Audinet; Virgil Elizondo, Centre for Liberation Theologies, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven...

Resolving the Conflict: A Remedy for the Civilizational Clash
03.15.2005 Audio

Sari Nusseibeh, Professor of Philosophy and President of Al-Quds University, Jerusalem, spoke at the Center for the Study of World Religions while a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute during 2004-...