Sensory Cultures of Religion Research Group Autumn 2023 Schedule

All sessions take place on Tuesday evenings, 7-9pm, in Hybrid format, over Zoom and in-person in Humanities Quadrangle, 320 York St, Room 107

12 September 2023
Ambre Dromgoole, Africana Religions and Music, Africana Studies and Research Center, Cornell University
Title of Presentation: “God Feeling: On Black Girl Musicians and the Sanctified Church”

3 October 2023
Anthony Trujillo, American Studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, Harvard University
Title of Presentation: “The Reverberating Village Dish: Interpellated Soundscapes and Invocations of Indigenous Female Authority in the Testimony of Hannah Caleb (Pequot)”

25 October 2023
Erika Doss
Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History, University of Texas at Dallas
Title of Presentation: TBD

28 November 2023
Anne Taylor, Sociology, Yale University
Title of Presentation: “A Sacred Suffering: Performances of Belonging in Boulder, Colorado”

***Breaking with Sensory Cultures “tradition,” at least temporarily, we invite you to bring your own coffee or tea, if desired.***

Please also note: In spring term 2024, Sensory Cultures will be on hiatus while Sally Promey is on research leave.