The Center plays a number of roles in the life of the School and University, ranging from the academic study of religions to explorations of religion in relation to practice, including in the living context of the Center as community.
Scholar of Philippine shamanism, ethnomusicologist and singer Dr. Grace Nono who currently serves as Research Associate of the Women's Studies in Religion Program and HDS Visiting Lecturer in Women and Shamanism, delivered a performance-lecture for the World Religions Café on Wednesday, March 23.
On Tuesday, March 22, in the CSWR Common Room, Janet Gyatso, Hershey Professor of Buddhist Studies at HDS, discussed her latest book Being Human in a Buddhist World: An Intellectual History of Medicine in Early Modern Tibet.
An interview with Professor Gyatso about her new book can be found here.
Currently in the lobby of the CSWR, there is an Eagle Dance display in the exhibit case. Displays change every couple of weeks, so visitors are invited to come back frequently to see the newest exhibit!