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Upcoming Events


Oct
26
Religious Accommodations and “Equal But Different” Citizenship
October 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Populism and Religion Pt. II, Rogers Smith:Religious Accommodations and “Equal But Different” Citizenship Even as controversies continue to rage over preferential treatment for racial and ethnic minorities, many religious conservatives are contending with mounting intensity that their re...
Nov
2
The Popular and Elite Roots of Republican Extremism in the United States
November 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Populism and Religion Pt. III, Theda Skocpol: The Popular and Elite Roots of Republican Extremism in the United States To explain the distinct but intertwined popular and elite roots of Republican extremism in the United States, Skocpol draws on her research on the Tea Party, on the Koch politic...

News & Announcements


September 21, 2017

IRCPL Presents Writing God(s) Panel at New York Comic Con

IRCPL has organized a panel conversation, titled Writing God(s): The Creation of Modern Mythologies and Post-Modern Theologies in Comics, to take place at New York Comic Con on October 6, 2017. This event is the first time that an Ivy League university has presented at a major comic book convention. The panel will be moderated by Professor Hussein […]
September 8, 2017

Welcome to Dr. Attiya Ahmad and Dr. Anya Bernstein – Luce/ACLS Fellows in Religion, Journalism, and International Affairs

IRCPL is excited to be hosting two of this year’s Luce/ACLS Fellows in Religion, Journalism, and International Affairs – Dr. Attiya Ahmad and Dr. Anya Bernstein. Luce/ACLS Fellowships support scholars in the humanities and related social sciences pursuing research on any aspect of religion in international contexts with a desire to connect their specialist knowledge […]
September 8, 2017

A new year. A new IRCPL.

You may notice that IRCPL has a different look and feel from what you’re used to seeing from us. That’s because over the summer, we took on a top-to-bottom rebranding effort, the best example of which is our redesigned IRCPL web page. All the content and functionality you were familiar with are still here. This […]
September 6, 2017

CALL FOR APPLICANTS – Religious Dissertation Writing Group

We are currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. This peer-led, IRCPL-sponsored group meets every Tuesday 4-6pm to workshop works-in-progress including chapters, prospectus drafts, articles, and conference papers related to our dissertation research. Ideal applicants will be writing a prospectus or dissertation (preference will be given to students with ABD status) on religion and/or […]
May 26, 2017

New Publications from K. Soraya Batmanghelichi, Post-Doctoral Research Scholar

In addition to the events that Dr. Batmanghelichi has helped organize this year, such as Surveillance and the Mosque and Intimacies Days I&III, Soraya has also published two new pieces of scholarship. First, as part of a book symposium, “A Letter to Foucault: Selectively Narrating the Stories of Secular Iranian Feminists“, she published a review of Behrooz Ghamar-Tabrizi’s Foucault in […]