Catherine L. Albanese
J. F. Rowny Professor Emerita
University of California, Santa Barbara
In an American Kaleidoscope: Revisiting Two Centuries of American Religious History
Sponsored by the American Academy of Religion,
Agnes Scott College, Emory University, Georgia State University,
Mercer University, and Spelman College
The lectures will be held April 7–11, 2014, at local institutions in the Atlanta metro area.
The Smell of Spirit: What Caused the Great Awakening and Was There One Anyway?
Monday, April 7, 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Agnes Scott College: Luchsinger Lounge, Alston Campus Center
The Religions of the American Revolution and Why They Matter
Tuesday, April 8, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm
Spelman College: Ennis Cosby Reading Room, Cosby Academic Center
When Is God’s Time? Watching the Religious Clock in Antebellum America
Wednesday, April 9, 3:30 pm-5:00 pm
Mercer University: Atlanta Campus, Trustees Dining Room
Hiding in Plain View: The New Nineteenth-Century Religious Woman
Thursday, April 10, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm
Emory University: Psychology and Interdisciplinary Sciences Building, Room 290
From Methodism to Mind Cure: The Evangelical Origins of New Thought
Friday, April 11, 3:30 pm-5:00 pm
Georgia State University: 8th Floor Arena, SunTrust Building, 25 Park Place
A reception will follow this fifth lecture at Georgia State University, from 5:00-7:00 pm, and is intended to celebrate the conclusion of this exciting week-long event. All participating students, faculty and friends are warmly invited to attend.