20th Annual Graduate Student Symposium

Sensational Religion

February 17–18, 2023 • Tallahassee, Florida

The Florida State University Department of Religion is pleased to announce its 20th Annual Graduate Student Symposium to be held February 17–18,  2023, in Tallahassee, Florida.

This year’s symposium will center on the theme “Sensational Religion.” 


The program for the 2023 Symposium is available. An archived version of the original Call for Papers is also available.


Prof. Joseph Richard Winters II, Duke University, will deliver this year’s keynote address, “Beside Hope: Blackness, Indeterminacy, and Literary De-formation.”


Profs. Kristin Dowell (FSU), Rachel Gordan (UF), and Dianne M. Stewart (Emory University) will discuss the topic “Sensational Teaching.”