RELSEC: Rethinking Secularism

February 21, 2014 - 9:30am
Modern Languages Building 451

A series of four lectures will be given in Modern Languages 451 on Friday, February 21st starting at 9:30am.

9:30am
“The Rushdie Apology & The Quest For A Secular Persona”
Dilip Gaonkar - Associate Professor In Rhetoric & Public Culture & Director Of The Center For Transcultural Studies At Northwestern University


11am
“Being Secular, Knowing Secular”
Radha Radhakrishnan - Chancellor’s Professor Of English & Comparative Literature at The University Of California, Irvine


2pm
“Religion & The Possibilities Of Political Radicalism”
Akeel Bilgrami - Johnsonian Professor Of Philosophy At Columbia University


 3:30pm
“London’s Overthrow: Fundamentalism & Inequality”
Colin Jager - Associate Professor At Rutgers University


Contact: Pete Figlerbr />
Details at english.arizona.edu

Dilip Gaonkar, Radha Radhakrishnan, Akeel Bilgrami, Colin Jager