Courses

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Fall 2017

1.04: Beginnings and Ends of Time. Raz, 10
1.05: Religion & Gender. Ayubi, 10A
2: Religion in the Modern World. Reinhart, 12
6: Introduction to Judaism. Benor, 2 (Identical to JWST 6)
8: Introduction to Islam. Reinhart, 10 (Identical to AMES 8)
15: The Christian Tradition. MacEvitt, 10
20.05: What is Religion? Raz, 2
28.04: Gender in Islam. Ayubi, 2A (Identical to WGSS 43.06)
31: Sex, Celibacy, and the Problem of Purity: Asceticism and the Human Body in Late Antiquity. MacEvitt, 2 (Identical to WGST 43.02 and CLST 11.06)
39: Magic, Madwomen, and Mystics: An Alternative Christian Spirituality. Randall, 10A
54: African American Religion and Culture in Jim Crow America. Booker, 3B (Identical to AAAS 80.08)
60: Reformations: Protestant and Catholic. Balmer, 10A
63: Mormonism. Balmer, 2A
74.11: The English Bible. Ackerman, FSP

 

Winter 2018

5: Early Christianity: The New Testament. Baker, 12
7.05: First-Year Seminar: The English Bible. Ackerman, 2A
9: Hinduism. Ohnuma, 12 (Identical to AMES 9)
10: The Religions of China. Raz, 11 (Identical to AMES 10)
11.01: God & Money. Sabella, 10A (formerly REL 19.15)
19.14: Cosmos, Justice, and Evil. Benor, 2A
19.21: Tibetan Buddhism. Seton, 10A
19.22: Gender and Judaism. Greenblatt, 2A (Identical to JWST 53, WGSS 33.03)
19.24: Greek and Roman Magic and Religion. Lye, 11 (Identical to CLST 10.07)
32.02: Dante's "Divine" Comedy. Hooper, 2A (Identical to FRIT 33.01)
38: Spiritual Autobiography. Randall, 2A
41.02: Buddhism & Film. Seton, 2A (Identical to FILM 47.22)
42: Goddesses of India. Ohnuma, 10 (Identical to WGSS 43.04)
61: Religion and the Civil Rights Movement. Booker, 11 (Identical to AAAS 22)
74.14 Religion and Social Struggle in the Americas. Sabella, 2A
85: Senior Colloquium. Raz, 10A

Spring 2018

1.02: Contemporary Religion. Reinhart, 2
18: Indian Buddhism. Ohnuma, 10
19.25: Religions of the Caribbean. Bloomfield, 11
19.26: Global Pentecostalism. Bloomfield, 10A
19.27: Female Saints. Baker, 2
20.01: Foundational Figures in the Study of Religion. Reinhart, 10
32.06: Jewish Views of Christianity. Heschel & Cohen, 6B (Identical to JWST 36.02)
32.07: Medieval Practices of Ascension. Baker, 12
36: Sin & Story. Randall, 10A
40.07: Hindus and Muslims in India. Ohnuma, 10A
80.08: Maimonides: 12th Century Enlightenment. Benor, 2A

Summer 2018

2: Religion in the Modern World. Reinhart, 12
11.01: God & Money. Singh, 6B
16: Modern Islam. Reinhart, 10 (Identical to AMES 15)
19.xx: Special Topics in Religion - Introductory Level. Title: TBD. Edinburgh Visiting Professor TBD, 10A

Fall 2018

1.04: Beginnings and Ends of Time. Raz, 2
4: Religion of Israel: The Hebrew Bible (Old Testament). Ackerman, 12 (Identical to JWST 4)
10: The Religions of China. Raz, 10 (Identical to AMES 10)
15: The Christian Tradition. MacEvitt, 11
20.02: Magic, Science, and Religion. Benor, 12
33: Christians, Jews, and Muslims in the Age of the Crusades. MacEvitt, 2A
54: African American Religion & Culture in Jim Crow America. Booker, 3B (Identical to AAAS 80.08)
74.13: Religion and the Rise of Capitalism. Singh, FSP
80.09: Bible, Sex, and Sexuality. Ackerman, 10A

Winter 2019

7.xx: First-Year Seminar: Topic TBD. Ackerman, 10A
9: Hinduism. Ohnuma, 10 (Identical to AMES 9)
13: Sports, Ethics, and Religion. Balmer, 10A (Formerly REL 65)
19.22: Gender & Judaism. Greenblatt, 2A (Identical to JWST 53 and WGSS 33.03)
20.04: Theoretical Approaches to the Study of Myth: Interpreting Ancient Near Eastern Mythology. Ackerman, 2A
30.01: Sacred Cities: Rome. MacEvitt, 11
31: Sex, Celibacy, and the Problem of Purity: Asceticism and the Human Body in Late Antiquity. MacEvitt, 2 (Identical to WGSS 43.02 and CLST 11.06)
48: Body and Sex in Chinese Religions. Raz, 2A (Identical to WGSS 43.05)
50: Talking to the Dead. Booker, 6B
60: Reformations: Protestant and Catholic. Balmer, 2A
61: Religion and the Civil Rights Movement. Booker, 11 (Identical to AAAS 82.01)
69: Religion and World Politics. Baum, 10A (Identical to GOV 20.07)
85: Senior Colloquium. Raz, 10A

Spring 2019

1.05: Religion and Gender. Ayubi, 10A
11: Religion and Morality. Singh, 2A
19.03: Re-Thinking the Divine. Graver, 10A (Identical to CLST 10.01)
21.02: Religion & Politics in the Ancient & Medieval World. Singh, 10A (Formerly REL 74.10)
28.02: The Islam of Morocco. Reinhart, FEZ FSP
41.01: Mahayana Buddhist Texts. Ohnuma, 10
43: Buddhism in America. Ohnuma, 2
66: Women, Religion, and Social Change in Africa. Baum, 10A (Identical to AAAS 42/WGSS 44.03)
74.12: The Merchant of Venice: The Jew in the Protestant Imagination. Heschel and McKee, 2A. (Identical to JWST 70 and ENGL 55.15)