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News & Events

11.13.2008 News Story Harvard Gazette

"Rock Hall" — the nickname for John D. Rockefeller Jr. Hall at Harvard Divinity School (HDS) — looks just like what it is: a spare, elegant building in the Modernist tradition.

Story, Performance, and Everyday Routines: Imagination & the Fashioning of the Ethical Subject
11.05.2008 Audio

A presentation by Leela Prasad, Associate Professor of Ethics and Indian Religions, Department of Religion, Duke University. This event was part of the 2008-09 "Moral Worlds and Religious...

From Resurrection to Immortality: Theological and Political Implications in Modern Jewish Thought
10.30.2008 Video

Leora Batnitzky, Professor of Religion at Princeton University, delivered the 2008 Ingersoll Lecture on October 30, 2008.

Rockefeller Hall Celebration
10.28.2008 Video

On October 28, 2008, members of the HDS and Harvard community gathered to celebrate Rockefeller Hall and a new campus green. The "handsome dark gray building" recently underwent a year-long...

Talking Tools, Suffering Servants, and Defecating Men: The Power of Storytelling in Maithil Women's Tales
10.20.2008 Video

This lecture was delivered by Coralynn V. Davis, PhD (Bucknell University), Research Associate and Visiting Associate Professor of Women's Studies and Anthropology.

Fortieth Anniversary Celebration of the Boston Theological Institute
10.15.2008 Video

In the first in a series of BTI anniversary events during the 2008-09 academic year, Daniel Aleshire, executive director of the Association of Theological Schools, presented "The Large Hadron...

The Resurgence of Imagination
10.14.2008 Audio

A lecture with Sudhir Kakar, psychoanalyst and writer from Goa, India, with responses by Anne Monius, Professor of South Asian Religions, Harvard Divinity School, and Richard Kearney, Charles...

Conference on American Religious History: Honoring the Career of David D. Hall
10.04.2008 Video

This conference, held October 3-4, 2008, in the Sperry Room, Andover Hall, honored the career of David D. Hall, Bartlett Research Professor of New England Church History, and highlighted the...

Conference on American Religious History: Honoring the Career of David D. Hall
10.04.2008 Video

This conference, held October 3-4, 2008, in the Sperry Room, Andover Hall, honored the career of David D. Hall, Bartlett Research Professor of New England Church History, and highlighted the...

Conference on American Religious History: Honoring the Career of David D. Hall
10.04.2008 Video

This conference, held October 3-4, 2008, in the Sperry Room, Andover Hall, honored the career of David D. Hall, Bartlett Research Professor of New England Church History, and highlighted the...