Category Archives: Events

Battling Indifference: How We Teach the Holocaust

Gratz College is sharing an online teach-in opportunity all day November 6th, to which REA members are thoroughly welcomed! To kickoff the Holocaust Teach-In’s day of learning, Elisha Wiesel and the Honorable Irwin Cotler will discuss the importance of Holocaust … Continue reading

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Celebrate with Dr. Kim-Cragg as she is installed as Principal of Emmanuel College

We are so excited to shared the news — and the warm invitation — of the celebration of Dr. HyeRan Kim-Cragg (long time member and leader in the REA) as she is installed as the 14th Principal of Emmanuel College … Continue reading

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Join us for an online Fall Gathering!

Join us November 2nd from 7 to 9:30 pm ET for our fall gathering! It’s free and online — please help us to share the news widely. And if you’re a student, come early — from 5:30 pm to 6:45 … Continue reading

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Dr. Kim Anderson to be featured at our annual meeting

Kim Anderson is an associate professor at the University of Guelph, and is affiliated with the Department of Family Relations and Human Development in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences. Anderson is an Indigenous (Metis) scholar with a … Continue reading

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No No Boy Project to be featured at our annual meeting

No-No Boy Project is an immersive multimedia work blending original folk songs, storytelling, and projected archival images all in service of illuminating hidden American histories. Taking inspiration from his own family’s history living through the Vietnam War as well as … Continue reading

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Special journal issue for our annual meeting

We are less than one month away! We are looking forward to Becoming Good Ancestors with you.  Did you know there is a pre-conference journal issue with this theme?  If you are a member, go check out the submissions by … Continue reading

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IACS CFP now available

The call for papers for the International Association of Children’s Spirituality 2022 Virtual Symposium is now available online. The symposium will take place online July 14-15 & July 18-19 utilizing zoom. Proposals are due April 1st, and there is no … Continue reading

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REA2022 Will Once Again be Online

Following extensive consultation, including both a membership poll and significant discussion amongst both the REA Steering Committee and the REA Board, we have decided to once again hold our annual meeting in an online format. We decided to move to … Continue reading

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Public Scholarship in Religion and Public Education: A Seminar

Enhancing Opportunities for Collaboration Between Religious and Theological Studies Scholars and K-12 Educators Religious studies scholars widely support enhancing education about religion in K-12 public schools that leads to greater religious literacy and democratic pluralism. The difficulty arises when translating … Continue reading

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Confronting white supremacy

The Spirit&Place Festival, an institution at IUPUI, last week held a conversation between Leah Gunning Francis (long time REA scholar and previous board member) and Robert P. Jones. The verdict in the Rittenhouse trial plunges us right back into the … Continue reading

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