Collegium Institute Presents: Varieties of Modern Orthodoxy

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Steinhardt Hall (Hillel), Shotel Dubin Auditorium (2nd floor)

Collegium Institute Presents: Varieties of Modern Orthodoxy

Dr. Alan Brill, Ross-Copperman Professor of Jewish-Christian Studies at Seton Hall University
Dr. Cheikh Babou, Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Anna Bonta Moreland, Associate Professor of Humanities, Villanova University
Moderated by Professor Talya Fishman, Director of the Jewish Studies Program

DATE: Thursday, February 5, 2015
TIME: 5:00pm-7:00pm
LOCATION: Steinhardt Hall (Hillel), Shotel Dubin Auditorium (2nd floor)

A lecture and conversation about the history of orthodox religious movements entering modernity across Jewish, Muslim, and Christian traditions.  The panel will compare and contrast the extent to which these groups reacted, shaped, and were shaped by "modernity" and reflect upon their proposals for alternate modernities.

Cosponsored by the Religious Studies Department, the Jewish Studies Program, the Program for Research on Religion and Urban Civil Society, the Penn Muslim Students Association, and Dialoguing in Abraham's Tent

Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP:
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