Webinar: Women Scholars of Orthodox Christianity
Episode 2, featuring Dr. Nadieszda Kizenko
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
12 - 1 p.m (EST)
The Orthodox Christian Studies Center at Fordham University is delighted to present the second episode of its webinar series highlighting the scholarly insights and academic careers of female scholars whose research and writing explore some facet of the history, thought, or culture of Orthodox Christianity. The broadcast will be live-streamed and open to all who have pre-registered. The event will include some time for live audience questions. For those who miss the live event, the Center will archive each episode on its website and YouTube channel.
This episode features an interview with Dr. Nadieszda Kizenko, Professor of History at the State University of New York at Albany. Dr. Kizenko specializes in Russian history with a focus on religion and culture. Her work has explored topics such as the history of Orthodox Christianity, saints’ lives as a historical source, lived religion, political liturgy, women’s written confessions, and depictions of religion in film. She will be interviewed by Center Co-Director Aristotle Papanikolaou.
This event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required for the live webinar.