Richard E. Myers Lecture Series

All lectures are FREE and open to the public.

Upcoming lectures:

 
Date: March 29-31, 2022
Title: On the Perpetual Strangeness of the Bible
 
Honorary Fellow at Christ’s College Cambridge; member if the Academie francaise and poet
 
Lecture 1: On Eating Honey
Lecture 2: Paul on Life and Death
Lecture 3: Heaven is Here
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fall 2022
Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Religion and Culture – Candler School of Theology, Emory University
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
October 18-20, 2022
Henry B. Wright Professor of Systemic Theology, and Founding Director, Yale Center for Faith & Culture
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spring 2023
Katherine Everett Gilbert Professor of English – Duke University
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Remi Brague

Date: TBD
Title: “Humility, A Medieval Virtue for Our Postmodern Age”
 
Rémi Brague (September 8th, 1947 – Paris) is Emeritus Professor of Medieval and Arabic Philosophy at the University of Paris I.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Past Lectures:
 
 
 
 
Paul Fiddes (March 20-22, 2018)
“The Play’s the Thing: Shakespeare and Religion” 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
R. Marie Griffith (February 26-28, 2019)
“Can a Fractured Nation Make Peace? Facing History and Restoring Our Deepest Values” 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
David Tracy (September 17-19, 2019)
“The Prophetic & Mystical Understanding of God” 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stanley Hauerwas (February 4-6, 2020)
“Becoming Human: Theological Exercises in A Barthian Vein” 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Volumes from previous lectures available from the University of Virginia Press