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CSR has funds available to support undergraduates in any major who are preparing a Junior Paper or Senior Thesis with a focus on religion.  Awards vary in amount from $100 to $1000.  The Fall funding deadline is Friday, October 31 at 5 pm.  For more information, click the link below or email csrelig@princeton.edu.
CSR hosted a panel discussion on the events in Ferguson, Missouri, surrounding the death of Michael Brown. Panelists included local faculty and faith leaders: Wallace Best and Vernon Mitchell, Jr, Princeton University; Leslie Callahan, St. Paul's Baptist Church; Brittney Cooper, Rutgers University; and Yolanda Pierce, Princeton Theol. Seminary. Click below to listen.
Panel Discussion on "Becoming Unorthodox: Stories of Ex-Hasidic Jews," featuring Leora Batnitzky, Ronald O. Perelman Professor of Jewish Studies, Professor of Religion; Hendrik Hartog, Class of '21 Bicentennial Professor in the History of American Law and Liberty; and Stanley Katz, Lecturer with rank of Professor in Public and International Affairs, WWS. With a response by author Lynn Davidman, Beren Distinguished Professor of Modern Jewish Studies, University of Kansas.
On September 18, the Center hosted a lecture by Robert Wuthnow, Gerhard R. Andlinger ’52 Professor of Social Science, on “Red State Religion: Religion and Politics in Kansas and Texas.” Wuthnow discussed insights from his two recent books, Red State Religion: Faith and Politics in America’s Heartland and Rough Country: How Texas Became America’s Most Powerful Bible Belt State. Click below to listen
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