"The Logic of Sanctuary Conference: Religious Movements in Non-Sovereign Spaces"

Friday, February 9, 2018 (All day)

Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

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Panel 1: Humanitarianism: Religion and the BodyConfirmed panelists: C. Julia Huang (Anthropology, Santa Cruz); Carla Hung (Anthropology, Duke); Emmanuel Schaueblin (Anthropology, Zurich)Panel 2: Civic Activism: Religion in Urban SpacesConfirmed panelists: Beth Baron (History, Graduate Center/ CUNY); Lila Berman (History, Temple); J. Brooks Jessup (Anthro, Berkeley). Chaired by Adam Mestyan (History, Duke).Panel 3: Environmentalism: Religion and the LandConfirmed panelists: Catherine Flowers (FHI Practitioner in Residence); Ryan Juskus (Religious Studies, Duke); Aaron Wolf (Geography, Oregon State).Chaired by Prasenjit Duara (History, Duke). Organizing committee: James Chappel (History), William Chafe (History), Mona Hassan (Religious Studies), Michael Gillespie (Political Science), Negar Mottahedeh (Literature), Luke Bretherton (Divinity School)

Friday, February 9, 2018 (All day)
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African and African American Studies (AAAS), Asian Pacific Studies Institute (APSI), Center for Jewish Studies, Divinity School, Duke Chapel, Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute (DHRC@FHI), Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI), Kenan Institute for Ethics, Nicholas School-Miscellaneous Events, Religious Studies