News

from Duke Initiatives in Theology and the Arts

New Courses for Fall 2013

The Divinity School offers new seminars in “(Theological) Aesthetics” and the work of Flannery O’Connor.

Friday, August 9, 2013
Train Named Postdoctoral Associate

DITA has  appointed Daniel Train as its first postdoctoral associate.

Thursday, May 23, 2013
Theology and Music: Wrap Session

The last week of this semester's Theology and Music class at Duke Divinity School culminated in student performances.

Thursday, April 25, 2013
Professor Roger Lundin Named DITA Visiting Scholar

Lundin will be at Duke Divinity School during the 2014 spring semester.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Photo Submissions Needed for Mosaic

The Divinity School seeks images of Christian life for collaborative art project, part of the 2013 Convocation & Pastors' School.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Theology "Unplugged"

The Dean's Songwriters Series launched March 20 with American folk singers and songwriters Pierce Pettis and Grace Pettis.

Monday, March 25, 2013
Beyond "Creativity"

On March 5, DITA welcomed James K. A. Smith to give the 2013 lecture in the Distinguished Lectures In Theology and the Arts series.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Duke Chapel to Host U.S. Premiere of New St. Luke Passion

On Palm Sunday 2014, Duke Chapel will host the U.S. premiere of a new St. Luke Passion by Scottish composer James MacMillan.

Friday, February 15, 2013
"Engaging Eliot" Events Celebrate Art and Faith

A visual and musical celebration of T. S. Eliot's Four Quartets featured art, music, and lectures.

Monday, February 11, 2013
Documentary on Duke in Cambridge

Interviews with James MacMillan, Ellen Davis, and Jeremy Begbie among others feature in this three-part documentary on "Duke in Cambridge"—Holy Week 2012.

Tuesday, January 8, 2013