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Department of Theology and Religious Studies
   
   
  
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Theology: learning; teaching; research

As one of the leading theological departments in the UK we enjoy an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching.

We offer a range of stimulating courses reflecting academic expertise in areas including philosophy of religion and ethics, Christian theology and culture, biblical studies, religious history, Islam and Judaism.

Simon Oliver, Head of Department

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AHRC PhD funding: application workshop 15 Nov

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Applications for Midlands3Cities Doctoral Partnership AHRC funding for commencement of PhD study in 2015 are now open. Book now for the application workshop 15 Nov.

New Featured Video

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New video available to view now - A Walk Through the Old Testament Part 4 with Margaret Barker Christians use a vast library of Jewish writings from the time before Jesus in their worship, reflection, and study – and they call this library 'the Old Testament.' In this video we look at how it involves histories – not as we use the term, stories that are far more complex than we usually imagine, and a series of overlapping covenants which can be the key to understanding much of what we read.

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Upcoming events

Philosophical Theology Reading Group

Date
04/11/2014
Location:
The Hemsley
Description
The theme of the Philosophical Theology Reading Group is 'Derrida and Malabou; Messianicity and Plasticity'. Session 2: Catherine Malabou, Plasticity at the Dusk of Writing: Dialectic, Destruction, Deconstruction, 1-62.

Research Seminar, Friday 7 November

Date
07/11/2014
Location:
A2, Humanities Building
Description
Dr Antoine Arjakovsky (Co-director of the Society-Freedom-Peace research group at the Collège des Bernardins, Paris) will speak on "Russia-Ukraine: Theology and Politics" in A2, Humanities Building. All are welcome to attend.

Being Human Festival

Date
15 - 23/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham city-wide venues
Description
The UK's first national festival of the humanities is coming to Nottingham; join in activities across the city relating to the themes of Heroes and Villains, exploring Nottingham's tradition of subversion and rebellion. The festival is funded and led by the School of Advanced Study, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy.

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Department of Theology and Religious Studies

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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