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Philosophy and Religion Events

MARCH 2015 

Friday

March 27
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

UC Grandroom

AN EVENING WITH NORTH CAROLINA'S WOMEN SUPREME COURT JUSTICES

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MARCH 2015

Monday

March 30
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Bardo Arts Center 130

JUDAISM, PHILOSOPHY AND ETHICS

A Jerry Jackson lecture in the Humanities by Dr. Richard Cohen of the University of Buffalo on the topic of Jewish Philosophy. Co-sponsored by the Philosophy and Religion department and the Honors College.


 

APRIL 2015

Monday

April 6
4:00 PM

McKee 121

HANS MOL: RELIGION AS PROCESS

 


 APRIL 2015 

Thursday

April 23
7:30 PM

Bardo Arts Center 130

VIRTUE, VIOLENCE, AND DEATH: GENDER, AND LANGUAGE IN EARLY CHRISTIAN MARTYR TEXTS

The second-century bishop Polycarp is exhorted to "be a man" as he faces death. But what does this mean? And how is Polycarp to accomplish this? This talks explores the intersection of gender and virtue in the ancient world and the ways this language helps early Christian communities establish group boundaries.

Speech by Dr. Stephanie Cobb


APRIL 2015

 

Friday

April 24
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Stillwell 225

MARTYRED BODIES:
DISCOURSES OF PAIN IN
EARLY CHRISTIAN MARTYR TEXTS

Does martyrdom hurt? This talk investigates the tension between the early Christian texts' description of the torture and death of Christians and the narrative claims about the martyr's corporeal experiences.

Speech by Dr. Stephanie Cobb


 

 

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