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News & Events

06.15.2008 News Story

Sea shells, beads, candles, pictures, flowers, a doll, a set of keys, a wheel used for steering a ship—these were some of the items immersed within the altar.

Spirituality and Physical Space: An Interview with Davíd Carrasco
05.20.2008 News Story

A conversation with HDS professor Davíd Carrasco about his book City, Cave and Eagle's Nest.

Theorizing Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Religion Speaker Series
05.15.2008 Audio

The final event of "Theorizing Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Religion Speaker Series" took place on May 15, 2008. Participants in the panel were Stacy M. Floyd-Thomas, Brite Divinity School,...

On the Barbaric Transmission of Cultures
05.12.2008 Audio

An address by Homi K. Bhabha, Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities, Department of English, Harvard University; director of the Humanities Center at Harvard University; and Distinguished...

05.08.2008 News Story Harvard Gazette

Where and how science and religion intersect is a debate that dates back centuries; it's also a regular part of contemporary discourse.

Gender and Authorship in Hebrew Poetry:
 Scripture, the National Poet, and the Small Group of Women
05.01.2008 Video

This lecture was delivered by Miryam Segal, PhD (Indiana University), Research Associate and Visiting Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and Judaism.

Translations within English: Writing for Academic, Religious, and Popular Audiences
04.30.2008 Video

On April 30, 2008, Cult/ure, the graduate journal of Harvard Divinity School, hosted a panel discussion to celebrate the appearance of its 2008 issue. The panel featured HDS professors...

Growth Toward a Greener Campus
04.25.2008 News Story

One year ago, Rockefeller Hall was home to a community of HDS students, a refectory, and a few meeting rooms. Today, it is deep in the throes of a comprehensive, year-long renovation that...

2008 Billings Preaching Prize
04.23.2008 Video

Each spring, Harvard Divinity School's Office of Ministry Studies organizes the Billings Preaching Prize Competition, an annual preaching competition open to second- and third-year MDiv students...

04.17.2008 News Story Harvard Gazette

One of the oldest scholarly theological journals in the country, Harvard Theological Review celebrated its 100th anniversary on April 11 at HDS with a day of talks by several HDS scholars...