Syllabus

RLST 100 Course Policies What this course is: This course is an introduction to the...

Week 2: Scripture

Monday, January 8 Gunkel and Westermann, Genesis, Introductions Take a look at the images in...

Week 5: Oral texts

Monday, January 29 Ramanujan, “Three Hundred Ramayanas: Five Examples and Three Thoughts on Translation” Wednesday,...

Week 7: Religious practices

Monday, February 12 Khyentse, “What Makes You a Buddhist?” Wednesday, February 14 Dowman, “How Drukpa...

Week 8: Religion and/as culture

Monday, February 19 Satlow, “Defining Judaism: Accounting for ‘Religions’ in the Study of Religion” Wednesday,...