Professor Beth Berkowitz, Ingeborg Rennert Chair of Jewish Studies in Barnard’s department of religion, discusses the emerging field of scholarship called animal studies and considers how this discipline might cross-pollinate with Jewish studies (specifically rabbinics) in order to provide a heightened understanding of both fields.
Religion professor comments on controversy surrounding author Reza Aslan's credentials as a scholar and historian
Longtime political science professor and human rights scholar
Religion scholar will be inducted into one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies
Historians and scholars gather to discuss acclaimed scholar Tanika Sarkar’s latest work, which explores the relations among law, personhood, and Hindu idioms in colonial India.
Religion professor pens article for the Social Science Research Council's online publication, The Immanent Frame: Secularism, Religion, and the Public Sphere.
Religion professor comments on beliefs and rituals of Hindus, Zoroastrians, Bahá'ís.