The Department of Religion is pleased to announce that Zoe Neuschatz (GS ’25) is the winner of the Peter Awn Undergraduate Paper Prize.

In 2023 Jack Hawley published a paperback volume of translations of poems bearing the name of Surdas that he and, especially, Kenneth Bryant have e

A Hindu-Jewish Conversation: Root Traditions in Dialogue is a historical, theological, and phenomenological engagement of the Hindu and Jewish trad

This month sees the publication of Gale Kenny’s new book, Christian Imperial Feminism, by NYU Press.

In February, 2023 Rajkamal Prakashan of Delhi published a Hindi translation of Jack Hawley’s 2020 book Krishna’s Playground: Vrindavan in the 2

Gaurika Mehta, a Ph.D. candidate in the department of Religion at Columbia University, has been named a Charlotte W.

Columbia University Department of Religion PhD Student Khadeeja Majoka has been awarded a 

Columbia Department of Religion PhD student Zehra Mehdi has been awarded the Core Preceptor Teaching Award for Contemporary Civilizations.

Department of Religion major and Columbia College student Alethea Harnish has written and is directing a play for her senior thesis.

The Department of Religion is pleased to announce that Lily Conable (BC '23) and Jane McBride (CC ’23)  are the joint winners of the 2023 Peter Awn

Department of Religion PhD student Connor Martini Receives 2023 Presidential Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Graduate Student Instructor