The Women's Studies in Religion Program (WSRP) was founded to explore the fundamental role played by religious traditions in defining roles for women and men. Research on religion and gender sheds light on questions about the changing roles of women both inside religious communities and in broader public spheres. Read more

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Agents of Healing

November 30, 2015

Earlier this fall, an HDS custodian saw that the lights were off in room 118 of Andover Hall and, expecting the classroom to be empty, entered to retrieve the trash bin.

Examining the Mysteries, and Myths, of the Veil

Examining the veilWSRP Research Associate Susanna Drake taught a seminar on one of the most contentious religious objects in the world today: the veil.