Religion in Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials: A Roundtable Discussion

   
Summary

Religion in Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials: A Roundtable Discussion

Description

A discussion of religion in Pullman's young adult trilogy, the first book of which has been made into the film The Golden Compass, to be released by New Line Cinema on December 7, 2007. Panelists include best-selling young adult author Scott Westerfeld; Dr. Jason King, co-author of the book Killing the Imposter God: Philip Pullman's Spiritual Imagination in His Dark Matierials; Cristine Hutchison-Jones, PhD student in the Division of Religious and Theological Studies at Boston University. Moderated by Donna Freitas, co-author of Killing the Imposter God and Assistant Professor of Religion at Boston University.

Starts

5:00pm on Tuesday, December 4th 2007

URL

http://www.bu.edu/luce

Topics

Lectures

Speaker(s)

Scott Westerfeld, Jason King, Cristine Hutchison-Jones, Donna Freitas

Event Open To

public

Information Phone

617-358-1754

Contact Name

Cristine Hutchison-Jones

Building

Kenmore Classroom Building Auditorium, 565 Commonwealth Avenue

Room

KCB 101

Contact Email

crissy@bu.edu

Contact Organization

CAS Religion/ Luce Program in Scripture and Literary Arts

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Show Fees

free

 
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