Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

October 2016

Coffee Chat with David Voas

October 26, 2016 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

David Voas was elected to a Simon Research Fellowship at the University of Manchester in 2003 and appointed to a chair in the Institute for Social Change in 2007. He previously held a lectureship at the University of Sheffield and a research post at the University of Liverpool, having returned to academic life in 1998 after a long period in the private sector. He has spent extended periods overseas, notably in Africa, India, France, the USA and Bulgaria. He is…

Find out more »
November 2016

Master Hongyi’s Formative Years: The Training and Transformation of a 20th-century Chinese Buddhist Monk

November 8, 2016 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Buddhist Studies Workshop with Raoul Birnbaum Raoul Birnbaum, Institute for Advanced Study and University of California-Santa Cruz, will give a Buddhist Studies Workshop lecture on Hongyi, an early 20th century Chinese Buddhist monk and calligrapher. Hongyi Dashi (1880-1942) was a pre-eminent figure of twentieth-century Chinese Buddhist life who, after gaining much fame in China as an artist-revolutionary and “modern man,” became a monk at mid-life. This talk looks to the formative period from when he became a monk at age…

Find out more »

Epic Tales from India: Paintings from The San Diego Museum of Art

November 19, 2016 - February 5, 2017
Epic Tales from India

Exhibition at the Princeton University Art Museum Indian paintings are usually admired as individual works of art, framed and hung on museum walls, but viewing them this way reveals only part of their story. Most of these paintings come from books and were intended to accompany a text. Drawing from the San Diego Museum of Art’s renowned Edwin Binney IIIrd Collection, this exhibition will introduce viewers to the world of South Asian paintings from the twelfth through the nineteenth century through…

Find out more »

Doll Family Interview on Religion and Money with Myron “Mike” Ullman

November 30, 2016 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Myron Ullman

The 2016-2017 Doll Family Lecture in Religion and Money will mark a departure from tradition.  This year, our Doll event will be an interview by David W. Miller, Director of the Faith and Work Initiative, of Myron Ullman. Below is an article from the University of Cincinnati’s website featuring our speaker. JC Penney’s Passionate Leader College of Business alumnus carves out a new identity for the century-old retailer. Myron “Mike” Ullman III understands the value of a makeover. As chairman and…

Find out more »
December 2016

Journalism’s God Problem: The Challenges of Covering Religion in American Politics and Culture

December 6, 2016 @ 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Emma Green

Crossroads of Religion and Politics Lunchtime Discussion with Emma Green. Emma Green is a senior associate editor at The Atlantic, where she writes about politics, policy, and religion. This Crossroads of Religion and Politics Discussion Series is co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Religion and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.  Attendance is limited to Princeton University students, fellows, and faculty, with preference given to CSR and WWS affiliates.  Lunch will be provided.  Please rsvp to Jenny Legath…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events