Religions and the Human Spirit

Star of David, Congregation Shearith Israel, Atlanta

Coptic Cross, Cairo Mosque, Cairo Buddha, Carlos Museum, Atlanta Durga, Carlos Museum, Atlanta

EMORY UNIVERSITY

Contemplative Studies

Religion, Society
& the Arts

 

Calendar, Fall 2007

 

June 16, 2007
through
October 14, 2007


Carlos Museum

"Cradle of Christianity:
Jewish and Christian Treasures from the Holy Land"

Series of events sponsored by Religion, Society and the Arts
click here for more information about the exhibition, tickets and extensive series of engaging educational programs

 

August 30, 2007
through
October 15, 2007


Woodruff Library
Schatten Gallery

"Pictures Without Borders: Bosnia Revisited"


Photography exhibit by Steve Horn
based on his book, available at the Druid Hills Bookstore

See additional information below regarding the September 30th
event with the Steve Horn.

Sponsored by Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding
click here for more information

 

September 27, 2007

8:00am
Candler Library 125

** RSVP requested **

"The Philosophies, Pedagogies and Impact of
Peace Museums World-Wide "


Presentation by Peter van den Dungen
of the University of Bradford, UK
Department of Peace Studies

Sponsored by Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding
click here for more information

 

September 30, 2007

3:00pm
Woodruff Library
Jones Room

"Reconstructing Self and Communities:
Arts, Religion and Reconciliation in Post-Conflict Societies"

Multimedia presentation by Steve Horn in connection with exhibit "Pictures Without Borders: Bosnia Revisited"

Panel presentation by Edward Queen, Thee Smith,
Josh Thomas, Susan Anderson and Bernhard Kempler


Sponsored by Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding
click here for more information

 

October 13, 2007
through
November 25, 2007


Carlos Museum

"Buddha in Paradise:
A Celebration in Himalayan Art "

An exhibition in honor of the visit and professorship of
His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Sponsored by Religion, Society and the Arts
click here for more information

 

October 20, 2007

9:30am
Woodruff P.E. Center

** Tickets required **

"Mind and Life XV: Mindfulness, Compassion and the Treatment of Depression "

An academic conference featuring presentations to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, by invited scientists and scholars from Emory and other institutions.

Sponsored by Contemplative Studies
click here for more information

 

October 21, 2007

2:00pm
Woodruff P.E. Center

** Tickets required **

"First Emory Summit on Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding"

A summit featuring His Holiness the Dalai Lama, in conversation with religious leaders from Hindu, Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities, including Rabbi David Rosen, Sister Joan Chittister, Professor Rajmohan Gandhi and Professor Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im.

Sponsored by Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding
Co-sponsored by International Summer School on Religion and Public Life
click here for more information

 

November 25-29, 2007




Religion and Health Conference

Sponsored by Religion and Health Collaborative
more details available soon

 
   
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322