Summer Lecture Series

Every year in August, Division graduate students present a series of community lectures at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church in Tucson. Please see below for the list of annual topics since this tradition was established in 1990.

 

year topic
2019     

News and Propaganda in the Early Modern Period

2018

Religious War Beyond the Battlefield in the Reformation Era

2017

The Aftermath of the Reformation: Women, Minorities, Refugees, and the Demand for Social Justice 

2016

European Catholicism in the Late Middle Ages

2015

Protestantism and the Anglican Church in the Seventeenth Century

2014

Keeping Time in Early Modern Europe

2013

Holy Terror: Interpretation of Natural Disasters

2012

Voices for Peace in a War-Filled Age

2011

Flight into Strange Lands: Religious Migration in the Early Modern World

2010 The West is Not Immune:  Religion and Violence in Early Modern Europe
2009

 Pilgrimage

2008

‘Make disciples of all nations:’ European Christian Missionaries Reach into the World

2007

Scorned and Driven Out: Religious Refugees in the North American Colonies

2006

The Church Calendar

2005

The Good Book: The English Bible during the Reformation Era

2004

Minority Voices Within England

2003

The Anglican Church in Queen Elizabeth’s time

2002

The English Reformation

2001

Not Only Protestants Had A Reformation: The Catholic Reformation of the Sixteenth Century

2000 Reforming the Clergy, Controlling the Clergy: Priests, Pastors and Religious Conflict, 1500-1600
1999 The Suffering of God, the Purity of the Church, and the Plight of Christendom in the Middle Ages
1998 Success and Failure: The Reception of the Reformation in Germany and England
1997 Visions of the End: Hell and Heaven in Medieval and Reformation Europe
1996 Roads to the Reformation
1995

Christianity and the Common Man: Popular Religion in Medieval and Reformation Europe

1994 Before ‘Politically Correct’: Martin Luther and our Daunting Demons
1993 Listening to Luther: Contemporary Issues in Historical Perspective
1992 Ecstasy and Eschatology: Mystics and Prophets in the Later Middle Ages
1990 History, Heresy, and Heritage