The Religion and Politics Colloquium
Fall 2013 • Mondays, 12:00-1:20pm • Room A001, ISPS, 77 Prospect Street
September 30 • Zareena Grewal (Yale University, American Studies and Religious Studies)
"Islam is a Foreign Country: American Muslims and the Global Crisis of Authority"
October 28 • Nathalie Luca (French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Religious Studies)
“Transnationalization, Globalization, Mondialization: An Anthropological Approach of Controversial New Religious Movements”
November 5 • Anna Gryzmala-Busse (University of Michigan, Political Science)
“Weapons of the Meek: Religious Influence on Policy in Christian Democracies”
Joint workshop with the Comparative Politics Workshop on Tuesday, November 5 at 12:00pm
November 11 • David Palmer (The University of Hong Kong, Sociology)
“Can Religion Contribute to China's Civil Society?”
November 18 • Monica Toft (University of Oxford, Blavatnik School of Government)
"Islamists and Nationalists: Rebel Motivation and Counterinsurgency"
December 2 • Eric Nelson (Harvard University, Department of Government)
“'The Lord Alone Shall be King of America': Hebraism and the Republican Turn of 1776”
Generously sponsored by the Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Fund