1902 Sheridan Road
The Politics of Religion in an Age of Freedom and Terror
Buffett Institute for Global Studies
Friday, February 5, 2016
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Elizabeth Shakman Hurd teaches on relations among law, religion, and global politics at Northwestern University. In summer 2015, she released Beyond Religious Freedom: The New Global Politics of Religion (Princeton University Press). She is director of graduate studies in the political science department, co-founder of the Middle East and North African (MENA) Studies Program, and directs the graduate certificate in religion and politics.
Hurd consults on government, media, and foundation projects involving religion and world affairs, and has written for Boston Review, Public Culture, The Atlantic, Chicago Tribune, Foreign Policy, Al Jazeera America, The Globe and Mail, and The Huffington Post.