Academic Lectures and Discussions

Hauwa Ibrahim

"What Went Wrong So Bad?"

November 21, 2016

The Nigerian lawyer and activist Hauwa Ibrahim, formerly a lecturer at HDS and a research associate of the School’s Women’s Studies in Religion Program (WSRP), spoke in New York recently on Mother’s Without Borders: Steering Youth Away from Violent Extremism. The text of her talk—abridged and edited for clarity—follows below.

Guy Stroumsa Christianity and the God of Israel

Video: Christianity and the God of Israel

November 3, 2016

Professor Guy Stroumsa delivered the 2016 Albert and Vera List Fund for Jewish Studies Lecture on the topic “Christianity and the God of Israel: Henri Bergson, Simone Weil, Emmanuel Levinas.”

WSRP Research Associate Rosalyn R. LaPier delivers a lecture

Video: People, Plants, and Purity

October 25, 2016

WSRP Research Associate Rosalyn LaPier delivered the talk, “People, Plants, and Purity: Blackfeet Women of the O’kan.”