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Joint Symposium with Center of Theological Inquiry and Center for the Study of Religion

9:00am: Welcome and Introduction

9:15am: Keynote Lecture – Wolfgang Palaver

10:15am: Coffee Break

10:45am: Sexual Violence and Religion

Lisa Le Roux

David Tombs

Louise du Toit

Respondent: Jessica Delgado

12:00pm: Lunch Break

1:15pm: Sacred Texts and Violence

Ed Noort

Hannah Strømmen

Respondent: Seth Perry

2:15pm: Break

2:30: Closing Panel: Dialogue and Reconciliation

Antti Pentikäinen

Ephraim Meir

Respondent: Tanya Zion-Waldoks

4:00pm: Wine and Cheese Reception

Free and open to the public


Research Workshop Members

Louise Du Toit, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Elisabet Le Roux, Research Director for Religion and Developmental Research, Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Ephraim Meir, Professor of Modern Jewish Philosophy, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Ed Noort, Professor Emeritus of Ancient Hebrew Literature and History of Ancient Israel, University of Groningen, Netherlands

Wolfgang Palaver, Professor of Systematic Theology, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Antti Pentikäinen, Executive Director, Network for Religious and Traditional Peacemakers, Finland

Hannah Strømmen, Senior Lecturer in Biblical Studies, University of Chichester, United Kingdom

David Tombs, Howard Paterson Professor of Theology and Public Issues, University of Otago, New Zealand


Jessica Delgado, Assistant Professor of Religion at Princeton University, (PhD, University of California Berkeley)

Seth Perry, Assistant Professor of Religion at Princeton University, (PhD, University of Chicago)

Tanya Zion-Waldoks, Visiting Fellow of the Center for the Study of Religion at Princeton University, (PhD, Bar-Ilan University)