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Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Students from BU’s Narrative Radio Journalism class spent the past semester exploring the theme of “Loss…”

 
Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Center for the Humanities, the Institute for Philosophy & Religion, and the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies. Our speaker is widely respected scholar of German idealism, and a leader in modern Jewish philosophy, Dr. Myriam Bienenstock.  Dr. Bienenstock’s lecture is titled “Levinas, Christianity, and the new Gnosis.

 
Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Department of Sociology, and titled “Foundational Violence: U.S. Settler Colonial Articulation of Racialized and Gendered Citizenship.”  Our speaker is Evelyn Nakano Glenn, Graduate School Professor and founding Director of the Center for Race and Gender at the University of California, Berkeley.

 
Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, and is titled “How Germany Produced Modern Judaism – Lessons For Today.”  Our speaker is Professor Rabbi David Ellenson, Director of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University.

 
Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Center for the Study of Europe, and is titled “The Welfare State at Risk.”  Our speaker is Patrick Sachweh, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Goethe University in Frankfort, Germany.

 
Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by the Boston University Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, and is titled “Making a Difference: The Gospel of John and the Parting of the Ways.”  Our speaker is Professor Adele Reinhartz of the University of Ottawa, in Canada.

 
Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 9:00 pm

This week we feature a discussion presented by the Boston University Center for the Study of Europe, titled “Bad Neighborhoods: Europe’s Crisis and the Challenges of its Peripheries.”  Our speakers are College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium Visiting Professor, Jacques Rupnik, and Yale University Visiting Professor of Political Science, Jolyon Howorth.

 
Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Institute for Philosophy and Religion.  Our speaker is C. Stephen Evans, University Professor of Philosophy and the Humanities at Baylor University.   Professor Evans’ lecture is titled “Kierkegaard on Doubt, Faith, and Uncertainty.”

 
Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, and is titled “How Germany Produced Modern Judaism – Lessons For Today.”  Our speaker is Professor Rabbi David Ellenson, Director of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University.

 
Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Institute for Philosophy and Religion, and the Boston University Center for the Humanities.  Our speaker is Charles Kimball, Presidential Professor and Director of Religious Studies at the University of Oklahoma.  Professor Kimball’s lecture is titled “Faith, Doubt, and the Future of Islam.”