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20 Nov 2016
November 20, 2016

Annual TUDOR AAR Breakfast

More than 40 faculty, students, and alumni attended the annual Temple Department of Religion Breakfast on Sunday, November 20th 31st, in San Antonio, Texas. This was a great way to fuel up for the annual American Academy of Religion, and to network around the table with good food and people. Special thanks go out to.. read more →

The Society of Biblical Literature’s African-American Biblical Hermeneutics section will hold a book review panel for Dr. Nyasha Junior’s An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation. The panel will also review Dr. Herbert Marbury’s Pillars of Cloud and Fire: The Politics of Exodus in African American Biblical Interpretation. The session (S20-201) will be held on Sunday,.. read more →

06 Nov 2016
November 6, 2016

Nov. 11: Dr. Strange Movie Field Trip

Please join the Temple University Department of Religion (TUDOR) for a movie field trip. Date: Friday November 11th Time: 6:30-9:00pm Location: AMC North Broadstreet 7, 1600 N Broad St Contact: tom.berendt@temple.edu read more →

Thursday, November 17 12:30-1:50 pm, CHAT Lounge This talk explores the intertwining of violence and gender in the Hebrew Bible from an aesthetic point of view. In the biblical texts, beautiful women are often victims of aggression. This violence takes the form of physical abuse, rape, murder, and other such modes. I argue that feminine.. read more →