DESR Fall 2022 Courses Announced

Hannah Hartt News

The Designated Emphasis in the Study of Religion (DESR) is pleased to announce the fall 2022 courses that count towards the core and elective requirements for the DE. These courses reflect the interdisciplinary breadth of the DESR, with core and elective options in Buddhist Studies, French, Hebrew, History, History of Art, Italian, Rhetoric, and Scandinavian. For more information on fall …

BCSR Receives $1,000,000 Grant from Henry Luce Foundation for the Asian Pacific American Religions Research Initiative (APARRI)

Hannah Hartt

The Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion (BCSR) is pleased to announce a $1,000,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation in support of a 4-year project with the Asian Pacific American Religions Research Initiative (APARRI). This grant will support APARRI in its mission to advance the interdisciplinary study of Asian Pacific American religions and to ensure the legacy of …

Deadline Extended: Designated Emphasis in the Study of Religion Applications

Khai Thu Nguyen

The deadline for the Designated Emphasis in the Study of Religion has been extended to Friday, June 10, 2022.  Program Description: The Designated Emphasis in the Study of Religion (DESR) supports graduate training in Religious Studies and in the Theory of the Study of Religion, promotes graduate research on topics related to religion, and brings together a cross-disciplinary faculty Group …