30 March, 2023
We are deeply honoured to welcome Professor Aristotle Papanikolaou, Archbishop Demetrios Chair in Orthodox Theology and Culture, and Co-Director of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center at Fordham University, USA, to lead a session of the International Interfaith Reading Group on Eastern Christianity in Interfaith Contexts.
Topic: Returning the Ticket: God and Evil in the Brothers Karamazov
Abstract: coming soon
Speaker: Professor Aristotle Papanikolaou, Archbishop Demetrios Chair in Orthodox Theology and Culture, and Co-Director of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center at Fordham University, USA.
Speaker’s biography: Aristotle Papanikolaou is professor of theology, the Archbishop Demetrios Chair of Orthodox Theology and Culture, and the Co-Director of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center at Fordham University. He is also Senior Fellow at the Emory University Center for the Study of Law and Religion. In 2012, he received the Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching in the Humanities. Among his numerous publications, he is the author of Being with God: Trinity, Apophaticism, and Divine-Human Communion, and The Mystical as Political: Democracy and Non-Radical Orthodoxy. He is also co-editor of Orthodox Tradition and Human Sexuality, Political Theologies in Orthodox Christianity, Fundamentalism or Tradition: Christianity after Secularism, Christianity, Democracy and the Shadow of Constantine (Winner of 2017 Alpha Sigma Nu Award in Theology), Orthodox Constructions of the West, Orthodox Readings of Augustine, and Thinking Through Faith: New Perspectives from Orthodox Christian Scholars. He enjoys Russian literature, Byzantine and Greek music.
Chair: Professor Sebastian Brock FBA, University of Oxford, UK.
Date: 30 March, 2023.
Time: 17:00-18:00 BST | 9:00-10:00 PDT | 12:00-13:00 EDT
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