Lecture: The Science of the Gods and the Gods of Science: Inventing Religions and Sciences in 19th century Japan

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Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Jason Ānanda Josephson, Assistant Professor of Religion, Williams College

"His research explores the contested borderland between “religion” and “science.” He focuses on practices and beliefs often considered “superstitions,” and therefore frequently dismissed as worthy of consideration in the disciplinary formations of science and religion."

Tuesday, Apr 23, 6-7:30 pm, Barker Center 133 - Plimpton Room

Part of the Mahindra Humanities Seminar