News and Events

Harvard and HDS Celebrate Interfaith Awareness Week
02.04.2013 News Story

Harvard University and HDS celebrate Interfaith Awareness Week, February 4-9, with events aimed at promoting interfaith dialogue and understanding.

Reflections of an Interfaith Movement in Jordan
01.31.2013 News Story

MTS candidate Melissa Nozell writes about her interfaith work in Jordan in the summer of 2012.

Close Voices from Far Away: Japanese Buddhism and Continental Philosophy
11.30.2012 Audio

A look at the Zen and Shin Buddhist traditions in the light of continental philosophy, and continental philosophy in the light of Japanese Buddhism.

The Bon Religion of Tibet
11.13.2012 Video

As part of the Studying Religions in the Minority series, this lecture was delivered by Samten G. Karmay, former president of the International Association for Tibetan Studies.

The Religiosity of Korean Zen (Hwadu) Meditation
11.06.2012 Video

Sung-bae Park, Professor of Religious Studies at Stony Brook University, delivered this year's Ahnkook Fund for Korean Buddhism Lecture.

Doing Comparative Theology with Foucault?
11.02.2012 Audio

Listen to a lecture with Marcell Sass, Professor of Practical Theology and Religious Education, University of Münster, Germany and visiting fellow at the CSWR.

New Rooms in the House of Religious Pluralism
10.25.2012 Video

Eboo Patel, founder of Interfaith Youth Core in Chicago, delivered this year's Greeley Lecture for Peace and Social Justice.

From Donation to Diatribe: How Anti-Jewish Interpretation Cashes Out
10.17.2012 Video

Amy-Jill Levine of Vanderbilt University delivered this year's Comparative Theology Lecture.

Covenant and Covenants in the Qur'an: The Inherent Pluralism of Islam's Sacred Scripture
10.05.2012 Audio

Listen to a lecture by Joseph Lumbard, Assistant Professor of Classical Islam at Brandeis University.

The Philosophical Foundations of Meditation Practice
10.03.2012 Audio

Listen to a conversation with Bhikkhu Bodhi, American Theravada Buddhist monk and former president of the Buddhist Publication Society.