James Keenan, S.J., Boston College
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
St. Mary's Hall, Room 128 • 12:00 - 1:15PM
15th Prophetic Voices Lecture
Ayesha S. Chaudhry, University of British Columbia
The lecture will be rescheduled for Fall 2016.
Conference featuring: Sanford Levinson, Richard Mouw, Ira Katznelson, Susan Meld Shell, Susan Jacoby, William Galston, Randall Kennedy, Joseph Quinn, Howard Gardner and Alan Wolfe.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Gasson 100 • 8:45AM - 2:00PM
Reception following at the Boisi Center from 2:15PM - 4:30PM
A celebratory program will take place at 3:00 pm to mark Alan Wolfe’s retirement.
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RSVP required for the conference.
The Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life seeks to hire two undergraduate research fellows for the 2016-17 academic year. We invite applications from qualified and energetic undergraduate students from any discipline within the College of Arts and Sciences at Boston College who have an interest in the work of the Center. For more information, click here.
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Former Boisi Center undergraduate research assistant Evan Goldstein, now a student at Union Theological Seminary, has written an article on Bernie Sanders’ Jewish identity and the anxieties about Jewish identity in America. In 2014, Alan Wolfe, director of the Boisi Center, met his critics for a discussion on his book At Home in Exile: Why Diaspora is Good for the Jews.
To learn how to apply to be a Visiting Scholar at the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life, visit our Visiting Scholar's page located here.
To view our past visiting scholars, click here.
Interview with James Bernauer, S.J., on "Nostra Aetate" October 14, 2015
Interview with Mark Noll on "The Bible in Early America," October 29, 2015
Interview with Linda K. Wertheimer on "Teaching about Religion in Public Schools" November 10, 2015
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The Boisi Center fosters conversations that seek to clarify the moral consequences of public policies in ways that help to maintain the common good while respecting America's increasing religious diversity.
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