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Leslie Hubbard: Expanding Horizons

Leslie Hubbard: Expanding Horizons

May 8, 2014

Meditation and dance teacher, former Buddhist nun, MDiv candidate, and CSWR Assistant Proctor Leslie Hubbard has a knack for looking over a situation, identifying what is missing, and finding a way she can make a contribution.

Kalpana Jain: Empowering Voices

Kalpana Jain: Empowering Voices

May 12, 2014

For Kalpana Jain, it is all about the power of voice. An investigative journalist from India, she has devoted her working life to giving voice to the voiceless by delving into social issues too often ignored or dismissed.

Video: Society for Comparative Theology Lecture

Video: Society for Comparative Theology Lecture

April 11, 2012

On March 23, Mark Heim, Samuel Abbot Professor of Christian Theology at Andover Newton Theological School, offered reflections on the kind of self that is implied by Christian theological terms and the ways in which this matches up with Buddhist categories.

Audio: Society for Comparative Theology Lecture with Kristin Bloomer

Audio: Society for Comparative Theology Lecture with Kristin Bloomer

February 22, 2013

This lecture, delivered by Kristin Bloomer, Visiting Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and South Asian Religions and WSRP Research Associate, is part of the series Comparative Theology: Lectures and Conversations, coordinated by CSWR Junior Fellow Axel Takacs.

Axel Takács: Becoming a Comparative Theologian

Axel Takács: Becoming a Comparative Theologian

July 24, 2014

When describing himself and his academic studies, doctoral student Axel Takács makes a certain, subtle distinction: "I don't want to say I study comparative theology," he says. "To say that I am studying to become a comparative theologian is a better way to look at it."

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