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Women and ISIS

Women and ISIS
Description
Katherine Brown opens up the conversation on women and ISIS in a series of panels, talks, and lectures.
Date:
06/06/2016

New publication: Judging YHWH in the Book of Judges

New publication: Judging YHWH in the Book of Judges
Description
The latest publication from Dr Deryn Guest, Senior Lecturer in Biblical Hermeneutics, is now available as a contribution to The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Narrative.
Date:
02/06/2016

Success in the Guardian University League Table

Success in the Guardian University League Table
Description
2017 Guardian league table results for the College of Arts and Law.
Date:
01/06/2016

Agency without rationality

Agency without rationality
Description
Inaugural lecture given by Professor Lisa Bortolotti.
Date:
01/06/2016

Dr Alba Fedeli delivers Ibn Rushd Lecture at the Muslim Institute

Dr Alba Fedeli delivers Ibn Rushd Lecture at the Muslim Institute
Description
Dr Alba Fedeli, an Honorary Fellow of ITSEE, has been invited to deliver the 4th Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture at the Muslim Institute in London about the rediscovery of the Birmingham Qur'an.
Date:
01/06/2016

New Theology and Religion blog

New Theology and Religion blog
Description
A new blog dedicated to following the Department of Theology and Religion's activities has been launched, why not follow us at https://theologyreligionuob.wordpress.com/ to stay up to date with news, events, op-eds from our staff and more.
Date:
27/05/2016

Birmingham scholars take to the stage at Hay

Birmingham scholars take to the stage at Hay
Description
Some of the top scholars from the University of Birmingham's College of Arts and Law will take to the stage to lead talks and debates showcasing their areas of research, at this year's Hay Festival.
Date:
26/05/2016

Unthinkable: Why are beauty standards becoming more onerous?

Unthinkable: Why are beauty standards becoming more onerous?
Description
You are not going to be thin, with curves, on your deathbed, says philosopher Heather Widdows in an article for The Irish Times.
Date:
25/05/2016

Religion in public life: levelling the ground

Religion in public life:  levelling the ground
Description
Report and videos from the 2016 Edward Cadbury Lectures, given by Professor Grace Davie (University of Exeter).
Date:
23/05/2016

It's not just about food

It's not just about food
Description
The first of our Christianity and Social Engagement Forums on April 20th brought together leading practitioners from churches and Christian organisations to explore the topic of food provision.
Date:
11/05/2016
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