Friday, March 31, 1:30-6pm, Ohio Union [Round Meeting Room] [located on the third floor of the Ohio Union], 1739 N. High St.
Session 1 (1:30-3pm): “The Particularities of Religious Violence”
Session 2 (3:30-5:30pm): “Studying Religious Violence”
• Bruce Lawrence, Duke University, “Rethinking Islam and Violence in Post-Osama, and now Post-Obama, America”
• Michael Jerryson, Youngstown State University, “Buddhism, Violence and Sacred Emergencies”
• Kevin O’Neill, University of Toronto, “On Predation and Pastoralism on Postwar Guatemala”
• Elizabeth Castelli, Columbia University, “Legacies of Ancient Christian Ambivalence Toward Violence”
Sponsored by OSU Center for the Study of Religion.