College of Humanities


A reading by Claudia Rankine

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

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The Northridge Creative Writing Circle cordially presents a reading by Claudia Rankine. As an award-winning poet and playwright, Claudia Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry, including Don’t Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric and Citizen: An American Lyric, a 2014 National Book Award Finalist. Read more

Challenge: The Life of Jesus

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

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Jesus of Nazareth is the most popular, scrutinized, and controversial religious figure of all time. We now know more about the cultural conditions, sociology, and historical dynamics surrounding his movement than in any previous generation. Join us for an informative lecture from one of the foremost experts in Historical Jesus. Read more

The World of Jesus: Guest Lecture at CSUN by Professor Crossan

Monday, March 23, 2015 - 7:00pm

John Crossan

Professor Crossan remains one of the world’s foremost scholars in Historical Jesus Research. He has written 27 books on Jesus, Paul, and earliest Christianity--five were national religious best sellers. Professor Crossan has appeared on numerous TV programs including Peter Jennings Reporting, Nightline, CBS’ Early Show, 48 Hours, NBC’s Dateline, as well as over 200 radio stations. He has received scholarly awards from the Read more