Religion and Culture Events

CLAHS Events Calendar

  • Reconsidering Ezra's Place in the History of Jewish Law The Judaic Studies Program Presents: "Reconsidering Ezra's Place in the History of Jewish Law." A lecture by Dr. Jonathan Vroom, University of Toronto. 10/24/2019 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM Goodwin Hall Room 135
  • Visit by Documentary Filmmaker from India On October 28th Pankaj Kumar, a documentary filmmaker from India, Pankaj Rishi Kumar will be visiting campus and will show his latest film, "Two Flags," followed by discussion at West Ambler Johnston Hall at 7:00pm. 10/28/2019 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM West Ambler Johnston Hall Theater
  • Ghost Stories of Appalachia Part II Katherine Coleman is an award-winning storyteller from Wise County, Virginia. This year's event is a follow up from last year's and will offer new Southern Mountain ghost tales she learned from growing up in the region. Free, but seating is limited and will be awarded on a first-come-first serve basis beginning at 6:30. 10/30/2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Solitude
  • The Matrix Join The Department of Religion and Culture for our final film of our semester long film series: The Matrix (introduced by Professor Michael Saffle). 11/06/2019 6:30 PM - 11:59 PM The Lyric Theater
  • the arts & humanities in a time of crisis Please join acclaimed writer, educator, scholar Clint Smith III for a public talk on how the arts and humanities can help humanity navigate the world in the face of political, cultural, social, economic, and environmental crisis. Clint, a poet, activist, and scholar, has recently contributed to the NY Times' 1619 PROJECT and has written for a host of publications. He will give a public talk, then will be available to sign copies of his latest book of poetry - COUNTING DESCENT. ALL ARE WELCOME. 11/06/2019 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM The Cube, Moss Arts Center