The Matthew Simpson Lecture in Religion is an annual lecture delivered by a nationally known scholar in the area of religion. Since the inaugural lecture in 1984, delivered by Dr. Stanley Hauerwas of Duke Divinity School, lecturers have included Dr. Rebecca Chopp, Dr. Mark Jordan, Dr. Anatanand Rambachan, Dr. William Cavanaugh, Dr. Amy-Jill Levine, and a number of other distinguished scholars.
On Tuesday, October 14, 2014 we will welcome Dr. Victoria Barnett to our campus to deliver the 2014 Matthew Simpson Lecture in Religion, “Dietrich Bonhoeffer in History: Where to Find Him.” Dr. Barnett is affiliated with the United States Memorial Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. The lecture is at 7 p.m. in Hubbell Hall. Watch this space for further details about the lecture and surrounding events.