Duke Initiatives in Theology and the Arts (DITA) promotes a vibrant engagement between Christian theology and the arts at Duke Divinity School and beyond.
DITA is an innovative venture at the heart of the Divinity School led by cutting-edge teaching and research. It is dedicated to showing how the arts can be enriched by theology, and theology in turn renewed through the arts.
MacMillan Nominated for Award for St. Luke Passion
MacMillan has been nominated for a British Composer Award for the composition resulting from a DITA collaboration.
New "Introduction to Theology and the Arts" Class
"Introduction to Theology and the Arts" approved by curriculum committee to be taught annually.
"A Conversation with Jeremy Begbie"
“A Conversation with Jeremy Begbie” was recently featured in Image journal.
DITA to Host Film and Theology Events
Writer and director T.J. Volgare will talk about faith and film-making Oct. 28 and Nov. 5.
DITA Partners with Cambridge for Holy Week Festival
DITA partners with King’s College Chapel, Cambridge for annual Easter Festival.
Karin Coonrod Lectures at Duke Divinity
Renowned theater artist gives distinguished lecture.
David Jeffrey Lectures at Duke Divinity
David Jeffrey gives distinguished lecture on Rembrandt's Bathsheba.
Karin Coonrod to Lecture
Coonrod will speak on Flannery O'Connor for the DITA Distinguished Lecture Series.
DITA Launches Major Research Project
"Theology, Modernity, and the Arts" will explore the role of theological dynamics in modern art.