News & Events

The Pedagogical Image: The Gendered Body, Greco-Roman Statuary, and the Early Christian Imagination
10.23.2006 Video

A talk by  Laura Nasrallah, Assistant Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity. Student respondents are Charles Stang, Rachel Smith, and Bob Davis.

Strange Fruit: The Cross and the Lynching Tree
10.19.2006 Video

James Cone, Charles A. Briggs Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology, Union Theological Seminary, delivered the 2006 Ingersoll Lecture on October 19, 2006.

10.15.2006 News Story

In the wake of 9/11, Valarie Kaur was faced with the challenge of soliciting emotional stories of backlash and prejudice against her own religious community.

The Mists of Ramanna: The Legend That Was Lower Burma
10.13.2006 Audio

Michael Aung-Thwin is Professor of Asian Studies at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. This lecture presented work from his groundbreaking new book The Mists of Ramanna (University of...

Credible and Non-Credible Models for Mediating Between Biology and Theories of Altruism
10.12.2006 Video

On October 12, 2006, Visiting Professor of Science and Religion Philip Clayton presented the seventh in a series of lectures sponsored by the Evolution and Theology of Cooperation Project at...

09.20.2006 News Story

At HDS's 191st Convocation, Davíd Carrasco challenged the incoming HDS class to strive for excellence and understanding through a dedication to diversity.

Convocation 2006
09.18.2006 Video

On September 18, Davíd Carrasco delivered the 2006-07 Convocation Address: "Borderlands and the 'biblical hurricane': Images and Stories of Latin American Rhythms of Life." Harvey Cox, Hollis...

09.06.2006 News Story

One of Harvard Divinity School's most storied professors sits down with one of the School's newest faculty members to discuss where religious studies has been, and where it is going.

Amid the Uncertainty, Valuing the Joy
07.01.2006 News Story

Margaret Miles brings a yearlong celebration of women at Harvard Divinity School to an eloquent finish.

Scholarship in the Interest of Creating a Better World
06.25.2006 News Story

Joe Feagin is the 26th recipient of the Rabbi Martin Katzenstein Award established to honor graduates with a passionate and helpful interest in the lives of others.