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As the home to the worlds largest film industry, India is littered with movie posters, most of them advertising typical Bollywood-style musicals. But for the last decade or so, Dr. Brian Collins, the Drs. Ram and Sushila Gawande Chair in Indian Religion and Philosophy, has taken an interest in a […]

The post Brian Collins Analyzes Horror Posters in India appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 20

Ohio University alum Alana Newman ’09 was named a visiting lecturer at Monmouth College for 2018-19, according to a Monmouth announcement. Newman earned her undergraduate degree in classical civilizations from Ohio University. She completed her graduate studies at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, receiving a masters degree in classical […]

The post Alumni News | Newman Named Visiting Lecturer at Monmouth College appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 18

Dear Graduates, The Classics & World Religions Department you once knew is still, in whats important, the department that we are today. That is, we remain committed to teaching our majors, minors, and elective students the importance of knowing about the ancient Greek and Roman world. We remain committed to […]

The post Message from the Chair | Changing Faces But Same Mission appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 17

Dr. Loren Lybarger, Associate Professor of Classics & World Religions, is featured by eCampus in its Spotlight Sunday social media series. Lybarger is teaching CLWR 3330 Introduction to Islam this summer for eCampus. “My interest in Islam and Muslim societies and cultures goes all the way back to the very […]

The post Lybarger Talks about Palestinian Experiences in eCampus Spotlight Sunday appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 21

Six Fall 2018 courses fulfill requirements for the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate. The following list includes course name, time, instructor, and prerequisites. The certificate is offered by theHistory Departmentat Ohio University in conjunction with a number of courses from other departments. Students and advisers interested in learning […]

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 22

By Lori Bauer Architects are turning the inside of Ellis Hall from a maze of offices and classrooms into a welcoming learning space. Students and visitors entering a newly renovated Ellis Hall in early 2019 will be greeted by a new first-floor lobby that provides a central administrative hub as […]

The post Century-old Ellis Gets Sustainable, Accessible Make-Over appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 12

ByJulie Ciotola, BSJ 20 From Ohio Today While sexual harassment accusations dominate headlines in the United States, similar instances of abuse are making news within Hinduisms guru culture. Amanda Lucia, associate professor of religious studies at University of California, Riverside, explored this topic with the Ohio University community during her […]

The post Gawande Lecture Explores Potential Dangers within Guru-Disciple Relationships appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 26

By Katie Coulter, BSJ 19 from Ohio Today Within just five years, the generosity of two longtime Athens and Ohio University community members has helped established OHIO as a leader in the teaching, research and discussion of Indian history, religion and philosophy. Drs. Ram and Sushila Gawande moved to Athens […]

The post Gawande Chair & Lecture Series Enters Fifth Year of Exploring Indian Culture appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 09

Archaeologist, architectural historian, and educator Dr. Lynne C. Lancaster (2002 Fellow) has been selected as the next Andrew W. Mellon Professor-in-Charge of the Humanities at the American Academy in Rome. Lancaster is currently Professor and Chair of the Classics & World Religions Department at Ohio University. Congratulations to Dr. Lancaster […]

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 24

Dr. Cory Crawford was interviewed by for an LDS Perspectives podcast headlined “Cory Crawford on the Documentary Hypothesis of Biblical Origins.” Crawford is Assistant Professor of Classics & World Religions at Ohio University. Cory Crawford: Thats a good question. Its a broad question. Im not sure how to approach it […]

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classics and world religions news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 07

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