Fall 2012 Schedule

September 20
Armand Mauss, Sociology Professor Emeritus, Washington State University
“Founder Biographies as a Form of Scripture: The Case of Joseph Smith, the Mormon Prophet”

October 11
Book Review Forum: Vincent L. Wimbush, White Men's Magic: Scripturalization as Slavery (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Panelists: Ronne Hartfield, Robert Hill, Tat-siong Benny Liew, Valorie Thomas

December 6
Robert Mason, Ph.D. Candidate, Religion, Claremont Graduate University

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