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Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, titled “My Personal Theological Journey: Believing and its Tensions”.  Our speaker is Dr. Neil Gillman, Professor Emeritus of Jewish philosophy at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in New York.

 
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by Boston University’s Institute for Philosophy and Religion, titled “Religion Without God: An Indian Perspective.”  Our speaker is Parimal Patil, Professor of Religion and Indian Philosophy, and Chair of the Department of South Asian Studies at Harvard University.

 
Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Center for the Study of Europe and titled “The Global Environmental Crisis: Is There a Place for an Individual Response?”  Our speaker is Dr. Katia Vladimirova, visiting scholar at the Center.

 
Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we feature a panel discussion presented by the Boston University Center for the Study of Europe, titled “The Ukraine Crisis: Implications for Foreign Policy.”  Our speakers are: Harvard University visiting professor, Pawel Karolewski; Brandeis University assistant professor, Chandler Rosenberger; and New School professor, Nina Khrushcheva.

 
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we feature a panel discussion presented by the Center for the Study of Europe in collaboration with the Latin American Studies Program.  Our speakers are: Kostis Kornetis, Assistant Professor at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at New York University; and Alex Khasnabish, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.   Tonight’s discussion is titled “Social Resistance in Times of Austerity.”

 
Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Institute for Philosophy and Religion, co-sponsored by the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies. Our speaker is Kenneth Reinhard, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UCLA.  Professor Reinhard’s lecture is titled “Psychoanalysis and the Monotheistic Origins of Modern Science.”

 
Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by Boston University’s History Department, and titled “The Phoenix Century: Myths of Rebirth from the Ashes of World War II”.  Our speaker is British author and historian, Keith Lowe.

 
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a panel-discussion titled “How Coastal Cities are Preparing and Adapting to Rising Sea Levels.”  Our discussion is moderated by WBUR’s Bob Oakes, and co-sponsored by the Boston University Initiative on Cities and the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future.

 
Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University History Department, and is titled “Development and the Global History of Distributive Justice.”  Our speaker is Jeremy Adelman, Professor of History at Princeton University.

 
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we bring you stories written and produced by students from the Narrative Radio Journalism class in the College of Communication at Boston University.  Our student contributors are (in order of appearance): Dan Calkins, Michelle Eglovich, Cat McCarrey, Claire Felter, Mallory Cyr, and Andre Khatchaturian.