Come learn with me this year at the following live events. Mark your calendars for the events (updated as booked). Want to host a speaking engagement, workshop, or public lecture? Please reach out via my contact page. Scheduling, honoraria, and topics are tailored to bring the most impactful and effective engagement. Please note that, due to safety concerns related to COVID-19, all events for 2020 will be remote.
October 19, 2020
“The Anthropology of Scriptures: The Bible, Trump Cards, and the Roots of Discourse,” Seminar Lecture at the University of Sheffield’s Sheffield Institute for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies
October 7, 2020
“Origin Stories: Religion, Race, and Nation in Alex Haley’s “Roots”
Public Conversation with the Students and Faculty of the Department of Religious Studies at Skidmore College, led by Dr. Bradlely Onishi
September 16, 2020
Class visit with Prof. Adele Reinhartz’s Theory and Method in the Study of Religion Course (virtual/private).
July 26, 2020
“Re-reading the Scriptures with Alex Haley and Malcolm X,” Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren Sunday Morning Faith Formation Series, Elizabethtown, PA (virtual/public).
March 2, 2020
Elizabethtown College Civil Rights Site Visit and Guided Discussion, The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, Montgomery, AL (private).
November 24, 2019
“Graduate Student Workshop: Navigating the Politics of Academia,” North American Association for the Study of Religion, 1:10-2:10PM, Hilton Bayfront-Indigo 202B (Second Level–private).
November 7, 2019
Scriptural Roots: How Alex Haley Read ‘America Great Again,'” The University of Oklahoma, 5:30OM, OMU Heritage Room (public).