Rel 95 (AAS 95,Phil 95) Is God Dead? Past, Present, Future (4)

Is God dead? Some people think so. Do you? Come decide for yourself. This course looks at the philosophical and theological death of god movement(s) with particular attention to its origins, its popularity in certain historical moments, and future prospects and directions of this movement, with particular attention to the changing shape of the movement in light of area studies and contemporary identity politics. Posed as an ongoing question—is god dead?—the course is for anyone interested in the idea of god past, present, and future. (HU)

Instructor: 
Prof. Christopher Driscoll
Spring
2015