Colloquium Schedule 2018–2019

Held in ISM Great Hall (SDQ N100) unless otherwise noted

Dates and descriptions of colloquium meetings
Date Description
Sept. 5 Introductions
Sept. 12 Meet the ISM Fellows and their projects
Sept. 19       Mark Chaves, Professor of Sociology, Religious Studies, and Divinity, Duke University
Religious Trends, Congregations, and the Arts
Sept. 26 Presentation Workshop
Oct. 3

Braxton Shelley, Assistant Professor of Music, Harvard University and Radcliffe Institute
“Take Me Higher”: “Tuning Up” and the Gospel Imagination

Oct. 10 Richard Vosko, Architect, sacred space planner
Trends in contemporary church architecture and design in the U.S.
Oct. 17 No Colloquium - YDS Reading Period and Convocation
Oct. 24 Andrew Nemr, Dancer
Lecture-demo with a focus on dance, religion and American culture
Oct. 31 Peter Manseau, Lilly Endowment Curator of American Religious History, The National Museum of American History
The Apparitionists–an exploration of the entwined histories of spiritualism and photography in the 19th Century
Nov. 7 Rosemary Williams & Hannah Goodwillie
Allison Merrill & David von Behren
Nov. 14 Sarah Rodeo & Jacob Gelber
Carmen Denia & Diana Chou
Nov. 21  No Colloquium - Thanksgiving Recess
Nov. 28 Anna Thurston & Haitham Haidar
Peerawat Chiaranunt & Ashley Mulcahy
Dec. 5 Small Group Discussions
Jan. 16 Shawkat M. Toorawa, Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Yale University
Islam in the U.S.
Jan. 23 Paul Olive-Reese & Maggie Burk
Stephanie Burette & Ned Vogel
Jan. 30 Wonhee Lim & Matt Daley
Thomas Ingui
Feb. 6  Wen Reagan, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music and Worship, and Associate Director of the Center for Worship and the Arts, Samford University
Hillsong as a musical and cultural phenomenon in the U.S.
Feb. 13 No Colloquium - YDS Reading Period
Feb. 20 Dale Adelmann (Canon) and The Very Rev. Samuel G. Candler (Dean), St. Philip’s Cathedral, Atlanta, GA
Music and Liturgy in a Vibrant American Anglican-Episcopal Cathedral-Parish
Feb. 27 Antonio Alonso, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Practice of Theology and Culture, and Director of Catholic Studies, Candler School of Theology
Ecclesial practices in Spanish-speaking communities of faith in North America
Mar. 6 Katharine Harmon, Assistant Professor of Theology, Marian Unviersity

Apostles of the Liturgy: Women Religious and the Arts in the U.S. Catholic Liturgical Movement

Mar. 13, 20 No Colloquium - Spring Recess
Mar. 27 Jack Dewey & Jacob Reed
He Li & Andrew Hon
Apr. 3 Sarah Fox & Emily Donato
David Simon
Apr. 10 Andrea McComb Sanchez, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, The University of Arizona
The Interconnection between Place, Narratives, and Ceremony in Native American Communities
Apr. 17 Small Group Discussions
Apr. 24 Sally M. Promey, Professor of Religion and Visual Culture, Professor of American Studies and Religious Studies, Director, MAVCOR, Yale University
A presentation on recent research