Courses

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Spring 2017

REL 1.02: Contemporary Religion. Reinhart, 12
REL 11: Religion and Morality. Singh, 2A
REL 16: Modern Islam. Reinhart, 10. (Identical to AMES 15)
REL 19.14: Cosmos, Justice, Evil. Benor, 2
REL 19.20: Lost Books of the Bible. Wright, 2A
REL 19.22: Gender and Judaism. Greenblatt, 2A (Identical to JWST 53 and WGSS 33.03)
REL 20.05: What is Religion. Raz, 10
REL 23 Jewish Mysticism. Benor, 10 (Identical to JWST 62)
REL 32.01: Christianity in Korea. Suh, 12 (Identical to HIST 78.01 and AMES 21.05)
REL 32.02: Dante's "Divine" Comedy. Hooper, 6B (Identical to FRIT 33.01)
REL 32.06: Jewish Views of Christianity. Heschel and Yuval, 6B (Identical to JWST 36.02)
REL 32.07: Medieval Practices of Ascension. Baker, 12
REL 39: Magic, Madwomen, and Mystics: An Alternative Christian Spirituality. Randall, 10A
REL 40.01: Gods, Demons, and Monkeys: The Ramayana Epic of India. Ohnuma, 2
REL 43: Buddhism in America. Ohnuma, 10
REL 47: Buddhism in China. Raz, 2
REL 57.06: History of Heaven. Wright, 10A (Identical to JWST 72)
REL 64: Evangelicalism. Balmer, 10A
REL 74.10: Religion and Politics in the Ancient and Medieval World. Singh, 10A



 

Summer 2017

5: Early Christianity: The New Testament. MacEvitt, 12
12: Religion in North America. Balmer, 10A.
19.23:  Ecology, Ethics, and Religion. Northcott, 10A
28.03: Transnational Muslim Feminisms: History, Religion, Praxis. Ayubi, 10A (Identical to WGSS 41.04 and AMES 40.05)

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, 12 (Identical to JWST 6)
8: Introduction to Islam. Reinhart, 10 (Identical to AMES 8)
12: Religion in North America. Balmer, 2A
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)
39: Magic, Madwomen, and Mystics: An Alternative Christian Spirituality. Randall, 10A
60: Reformations: Protestant and Catholic. Balmer, 10A
74.11: The English Bible. Ackerman, FSP

 

Winter 2018

TBD: TBD. Ohnuma, 10A
7.xx: First-Year Seminar: Topic TBD. Ackerman, 2A
10: The Religions of China. Raz, 11 (Identical to AMES 10)
19.xx: Female Saints and "Feminine" Spirituality. Baker, TBD
19.14: Cosmos, Justice, and Evil. Benor, 2A
24: Infinity and Ethics. Benor, 2 (Identical to JWST 63)
32.02: Dante's "Divine" Comedy. Hooper, 2A (Identical to FRIT 33.01)
38: Spiritual Autobiography. Randall, 2A
42: Goddesses of India. Ohnuma, 10 (Identical to WGSS 43.04)
61: Religion and the Civil Rights Movement. Booker, 11 (Identical to AAAS 82.01)
85: Senior Colloquium. Raz, 10A

Spring 2018

1.02: Contemporary Religion. Reinhart, 2
16: Modern Islam. Reinhart, 10 (Identical to AMES 15)
18: Indian Buddhism. Ohnuma, 10
32.06: Jewish Views of Christianity. Heschel, TBA (Identical to JWST 36.02)
36: Sin & Story. Randall, 10A
40.07: Hindus and Muslims in India. Ohnuma, 10A
63: Mormonism. Balmer, 10A
80.08: Maimonides: 12th Century Enlightenment. Benor, 2A

Summer 2018

2: Religion in the Modern World. Reinhart, 12
16: Modern Islam. Reinhart, 10 (Identical to AMES 15)
19.xx: Special Topics in Religion - Introductory Level. Title: TBD. Edinburgh Visiting Professor TBD, 10A
19.15: God & Money. Singh, 6B
32.08: Catholicism and Orthodoxy in the Americas. Balmer, 10A
53: Religion, Healing, and Medicine. Balmer, 2A
 

Fall 2018 (tentative)

4: Religion of Israel: The Hebrew Bible. Ackerman, 12 (Old Testament) (Identical to JWST 4)
6: Introduction to Judaism. Benor, 11 (Identical to JWST 6)
10: The Religions of China. Raz, 10 (Identical to AMES 10)
15: The Christian Tradition. MacEvitt, 11
20.05: What is Religion. Raz, 2
33: Christians, Jews, and Muslims in the Age of the Crusades. MacEvitt, 2A
74.xx: Religion and the Rise of Capitalism. Singh, FSP
80.xx: Bible, Sex, and Sexuality. Ackerman, 10A

Winter 2019 (tentative)

7.xx: First-Year Seminar: Topic TBD. Ackerman, 2A
9: Hinduism. Ohnuma, 10 (Identical to AMES 9)
13: Sports, Ethics, and Religion (Formerly REL 65)
30.01: Sacred Cities: Rome. MacEvitt, 11
31: Sex, Celibacy, and the Problem of Purity: Asceticism and the Human Body in Late Antiquity. MacEvitt, 10A (Identical to WGSS 43.02 and CLST 11.06)
48: Body and Sex in Chinese Religions. Raz, 2A
56: Women and the Bible. Ackerman, 10A (Identical to WGSS 43.3)
60: Reformations: Protestant and Catholic. Balmer, 2A
67: Religion and Imperialism. Baum, 10A (Identical to ANTH 12.15)
85: Senior Colloquium. Raz, 10A

 

Spring 2019 (tentative)

1.02: Contemporary Religion. Reinhart, 12
8: Introduction to Islam. Reinhart, 10
11: Religion and Morality. Singh, 2A
20.02: Magic, Science, and Religion. Benor, 12
28.03: Transnational Muslim Feminisms. Ayubi, 2A (Identical to WGSS 41.04)
41.01: Mahayana Buddhist Texts. Ohnuma, 10
43: Buddhism in America. Ohnuma, 2
74.10: Religion and Politics in the Ancient and Medieval World. Singh, 10A
74.12: The Merchant of Venice: The Jew in the Protestant Imagination. Heschel and McKee, TBD. (Identical to JWST 70 and ENGL 65)