The 15th Annual Graduate Student Symposium


February 19-21, 2016

The Florida State University Department of Religion is pleased to announce its 15th Annual Graduate Student Symposium to be held February 19-21, 2016 in Tallahassee, Florida.

Last year’s symposium allowed over 50 presenters from over 15 universities and departments as varied as History, Political Science, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Classics to share their research, learn from one another, and meet many of their peers and future colleagues.  

This year’s symposium will be centered on the theme “Religion//Culture”

Dr. Kathryn Lofton, of Yale University, will deliver this year’s keynote address. Her lecture is titled “The Status of Celebrity in the Study of Religion.”


2016 Keynote Flyer