Lecture by Laurence Senelick (Tufts University)

“A DRAGON FOR ALL SEASONS: ON EVGENY SHVARTS’ THE DRAGON”  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2017 – 07:00 PM – 08:30 PM Join us for “A Dragon for All Seasons: On Evgeny Shvarts’s The Dragon,” a lecture by Laurence Senelick, Fletcher...

Lester Lecture: David J. Silverman, Ph.D.

“A TALE OF THREE THANKSGIVINGS: TOWARD AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE WAMPANOAG DAY OF MOURNING” TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2017 – 07:00 PM – 08:30 PM David J. Silverman, Ph.D.,  professor of history at George Washington University, specializes in Native...

Maloney Lecture: Stephen Prothero

“LEAVING AND LETTING GO” MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 – 07:00 PM – 09:00 PM Stephen Prothero, C. Allyn and Elizabeth V. Russell Professor of Religion at Boston University, will deliver Davidson College’s 2017 Maloney Lectures, “The Art of Getting...

Staley Lecture: Brian McLaren

“JESUS BEYOND CHRISTIANITY: TAKING HIS LIFE AND TEACHINGS OPEN SOURCE” SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 – 07:30 PM – 08:45 PM Brian McLaren is a prominent Christian pastor, author, activist and leading figure in the emerging church movement. Often cited as...

Journalist and New York Times Magazine Writer Sara Topol

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 – 07:00 PM – 08:30 PM Sarah Topol is an award-winning journalist whose work ranges across the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. Her writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Businessweek, Esquire, Foreign Policy, Fortune, GQ,...