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Lunchtime Lectures: Fall 2006

Religion and Tradition: Intersections in the Ancient and Modern Mediterranean

Thursdays at Noon

All lectures are held in the Common Room on the second floor of the Heyman Center (except when noted otherwise,) which is located in the East Campus Residential Center of Columbia University. Lectures are free of charge and lunch is provided. 
October 12
The View from the Boat: Ottoman Merchants Describe Their World

 Molly Greene
Princeton University

October 19
Symptoms of Tradition: Hysteria and Ethics of Reform in Greek Psychiatry

 Elizabeth Anne Davis
Society of Fellows, Columbia University

October 26
The Messianic Sultan: Mediterranean Rabbis Interpret Ottoman History

 Katherine Fleming
New York University

November 2
Locating My Subject: The Geographies of Creative, Analytic, and Political Activity

 Ammiel Alcalay
Queens College, CUNY

November 9
Civic Communities and Cultic Practices in Magna Graecia

 Trinity Jackman
Society of Fellows, Columbia University

November 16
The Community of Women: Interpersonal Cursing in Goddess Sanctuaries in the Greek and Roman World

 Chris Faraone
University of Chicago

November 30
Heresy and Healing--A Conversation on Psychiatry and Islam

 Stefania Pandolfo
University of California, Berkeley

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