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Lecture: Tortured Readings: Violent Empires and the Interpretation of Scripture

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This lecture, by Professor Alexandra Zirkle, will explore how in both a nineteenth-century German context and a twenty-first century US context, scriptural hermeneutics have been weaponized to justify imperial violence against religious minorities.

Location: Samuel Friedman Library, 708 Clemens Hall, University at Buffalo

 

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Date:
November 5
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Organizer

Jamie Farrugia
Phone:
716-645-0757
Email:
jfarrugi@buffalo.edu

Venue

University at Buffalo – Clemens Hall
708 Clemens Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260 United States
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