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Faculty Speaking Engagements

SPRING 2013

Friday, February 8, 2013, 4:30 P.M.
Michael Schuck
Respondent to Russell Hittenger's lecture on "Pacem in Terris"
Lumen Christi Institute
http://www.lumenchristi.org/problem-hittinger/

Monday, February 11, 2013
Susan Ross
Spoke on Fox News regarding Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation
http://www.myfoxchicago.com/story/21099161/pope-benedict-xvi-to-resign-feb-28-due-to-advanced-age-infirm-body

Michael Murphy
Spoke on WTTW's Chicago Tonight regarding Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation
http://chicagotonight.wttw.com/2013/02/11/pope-benedict-xvi-resigns

Wednesday - Friday, March 6 - 8, 2013

Society for Textual Scholarship
17th Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference
Friday, March 8, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
John McCarthy, “Script to Scripture: Intentions at the Edges of Reading"
Colby Dickinson, “Transforming Scripture Into a Fetish-Object: Late Modern Reflections on Cultural and Religious Canonical Texts”
Edmondo Lupieri, “To Bible or Not To Bible: How on Earth Does a Text Become Scripture?”

Monday - Wednesday, March 18 - 20, 2013
2nd International McCormick Ethics Colloquium

Water Tower Campus, Lewis Towers
John Crowley Buck
Colby Dickenson
Tara Flanagan
Grant Gholson
Hille Haker
John McCarthy
Michael McCarthy
Silas Morgan
Michael  Murphy
William Myatt
Jesse Perillo
Susan Ross

Thursday and Friday, April 25 & 26, 2013
Conference
''City of God / Towns for Humans''
Edmondo Lupieri
John McCarthy

Thursday, May 16, 4:30 P.M.
Andrew Radde-Gallwitz
Lecture
"The Spirit's Bond: Gregory of Nyssa on the Inseparable Trinity"
Lumen Christi Institute
Swift Hall, 1025 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL


FALL 2012

Thursday, September 20, 2012, 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

The Spirit of Vatican II: Then and Now
A Colloquium Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Opening of the Second Vatican Council

Peter Bernardi, S.J.
Respondent to Dr. Jared Wicks, S.J.'s Lecture: 
"Bea’s Unity Secretariat: Engine of Renewal at Vatican II"

Wendy Cotter, CSJ.
Respondent to Pauline Viviano's Lecture:
"Is There 'Nothing New Under the Sun?': Biblical Interpretation in Post-Vatican II Church"

LaReine-Marie Mosely, SND
Respondent to Susan Ross's Lecture:
"Joys and Hopes, Griefs and Anxieties: Catholic Women Since Vatican II"
 
Jon Nilson
Respondent to Dr. Joseph Komonchak's Lecture:
"Two Witnesses of the Council: the Diaries of Yves Congar and Henri de Lubac"

Susan Ross
Lecture
"Joys and Hopes, Griefs and Anxieties: Catholic Women Since Vatican II"

Pauline Viviano
Lecture
"Is There 'Nothing New Under the Sun?': Biblical Interpretation in Post-Vatican II Church"

Information Commons, 4th Floor
Loyola University Chicago

Friday - Saturday, September 21 - 22, 2012

4th Annual Lonergan ''On The Edge'' Graduate Student Conference
Jon Nilson
Panel Discussion on "Lonergan and Black Theology"
Raynor Library Conference Center
Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Thursday - Friday, October 11 - 12, 2012, 1:15 - 2:30 P.M. 
10th Annual Conference on Contemporary Catholic Healthcare Ethics
Hille Haker
"Vulnerability and Health Care Ethics"
Neiswanger Institute, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
1:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 3:30 - 5:00 P.M. 
Catholic Minds, Catholic Matters Lecture Series
Edmondo Lupieri
''Re-Thinking Christianization''
Information Commons, 4th Floor
Loyola University Chicago

Sunday - Friday, October 21 - 26, 2012
International Jesuit Ecology Project

William French
Michael Schuck
Tisha Rajendra
Aana Marie Vigen

Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Center (LUREC)
2710 South Country Club Road
Woodstock, Illinois

Wednesday - Friday, November 14 - 16, 2012
The John Cardinal Cody Chair of Theology Conference: The Reception of Golden Calf Traditions in Early Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Robert A. Di Vito
"The Golden Calf Episode in Exodus 32 and Deuteronomy 9: Some Methodological Considerations"

Alec J. Lucas
"Paul and the Calf: Texts, Tendencies, and Traditions"

Edmondo Lupieri
"The Sin of the Jews? The Beast and the Woman in the Desert: A Typological Reflection"

Andrew Radde-Gallwitz
"Justin Martyr and the Golden Calf: Law, Canon, and Covenant in Second-Century Christianity"

Thomas Tobin
"Philo of Alexandria’s Interpretation of the Episode of the Golden Calf"

Pauline Viviano
"Do Hosea and Jeremiah Know of a Golden Calf?"

Coffey Hall – McCormick Lounge
Loyola University Chicago

Friday - Monday, Nov. 16 - 19
American Academy of Relgion 2012 Annual Meeting


Devorah Schoenfeld, Panelist
Luce Seminars on Theologies of Religious Pluralism and Comparative Theology Fellows: Cohort Three Workshop

Marcia Hermansen
Islam, Nation, Modernity: Reading, Viewing, and Theorizing Elements of Muslim Religious Rituals and Islamicate Cultural Performances
Rethinking Islamic Studies Workshop
Theme: Performance and Practice in Muslim Experience

Tracy Pintchman
Constructing Locality at a North American Hindu Goddess Temple
North American Religions Section; Asian North American Religion, Culture, and Society Group; Hinduism Group; North American Hinduism Group; Religion; Migration Group; and Space, Place, and Religious Meaning Group
Theme: E Pluribus Pluribus: Transnational Hinduism in North America

Tracy Pintchman, Respondent
Religion in South Asia Section
Theme: Re-figuring Bodies That Matter: Sex, Gender, and Alternative Bodily Identities in South Asian Traditions

Mark Bosco, Panelist
Special Topics Forum
Theme: Teaching Religion and Literature

Peter Bernardi, Panelist
Société Internationale d’Études sur Alfred Loisy

LaReine-Marie Mosely, Respondent
Ethics Section
Theme: Virtue Ethics and Liberation: Accounting for the Lived Realities of Race, Class, Violence, and Moral Luck

Friday - Monday, Nov. 16 - 19
Society of Biblical Literature 2012 Annual Meeting

Hans Svebakken
Middle-Platonic Moral Psychology as a Unifying Theme in Philo’s Allegorical Interpretation of Genesis 2:21 and Deuteronomy 23:13
SBL Philo of Alexandria Group
Theme: Philo’s Legum Allegoriae 1-3, Session 1

Thomas H. Tobin, S.J.
Neuralgic Issues in the Interpretation of Philo of Alexandria’s Treatises Legum Allegoriae
SBL Philo of Alexandria Group
Theme: Philo’s Legum Allegoriae 1-3, Session 2

Edmondo Lupieri, Presiding
SBL Construction of Christian Identities Section
Theme: “Early Groups of Jesus’ Followers: A Survey of the First Two Centuries.” A Discussion on New Books and Ideas.

Edmondo Lupieri with Mauro Pesce
“Annali di Storia dell’Esegesi.” A Presentation of the latest issue
SBL Construction of Christian Identities Section
Theme: “Early Groups of Jesus’ Followers: A Survey of the First Two Centuries.” A Methodological Discussion

Edmondo Lupieri, Presiding
SBL Construction of Christian Identities Section
Theme: “Early Groups of Jesus’ Followers: A Survey of the First Two Centuries.” Open Contributions.

 

           

 

           

 

           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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