Events

Education Week 2018

When: Monday, Aug 20, 2018
Where:
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On Being Vulnerable: "Crisis" & Transformation

When: Friday, Sep 21, 2018
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Faith & Imagination Guest Speaker: Bo Karen Lee

When: Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
Where: JFSB B192
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Humanities Center Blog

Spiritual Exercises in a Humanistic Register (I): Pierre Hadot

A few years ago, I became invested in spirituality as a humanistic subject. By “humanistic” I mean a category that pertains to the humanities more than to the history of humanism per se, but also ...
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On Being Vulnerable, as Experience and Symposium

When I was eighteen and a freshman at UC Irvine, I was deeply unsure of what I wanted for my short- and long-term future. Of one thing I was certain: I did not wish to ...
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On Teaching Postsecular Theory as Postsecular Practice

“Do you consider yourself postsecular?” That was the last writing prompt I crafted for students of my graduate course on postsecular theory this semester. The responses were creative and frequently moving, as I expected they would ...
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