Virtual Forum Series - The Anthropocene debates: Theological challenges and opportunities


Date of Event: 
January 22, 2021


Time of event: 
12:00 - 1:30 pm


Online event, see below for Zoom information

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Virtual Forum Series - January 22, 2021

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Virtual Forum Series - Doing Theology during epochal shifts: fears and hopes

Co-hosted by Trinity College, Faculty of Divinity and Emmanuel College

TOPIC:  The Anthropocene debates: Theological challenges and opportunities


  • Jesper Garsdal, intercultural philosophy, religion, and religious education, VIA University College, Denmark
  • Simone Kotva, philosophy of religion and ethics, Cambridge University and University of Oslo
  • Johann Meylahn, philosophy of religion and practical theology, University of Pretoria
  • Willie Jennings, systematic theology and Africana studies, Yale University
  • Lee Cormie, ethics and theologies of liberation, University of St Michael’s College, Toronto School of Theology
  • Sylvia Keesmaat, biblical studies, Trinity College, Faculty of Divinity, Toronto School of Theology
  • Charles Fensham, intersection of ecclesiology, public missiology, and protestant spirituality and culture, Knox College, Toronto School of Theology

Each presenter, in five minutes, to state concisely three related ideas and expand one. Conversation to follow, for 60 minutes (90-minute forum with Zoom use for two hours).

*For Zoom link, contactProfessor Abrahim Khan (Trinity College), 905-706-0569