Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Stanford lectures, research examine sexuality, religion and the cosmos
That often tangled relationship is being explored at Stanford through a series of lectures, coursework and research.
Religion professor Hester Gelber's most recent research, for example, focuses on how medieval men and women perceived the rules and laws governing the divine cosmos and their place within it.
Her upcoming project, "With Justice and Mercy: The Medieval Retributive Cosmos," examines "the way in which the religious cosmic structure exacts justice and how people inhabit that cosmic structure," said Gelber.
Click here to read this article from the Stanford Report