Watch: Mini-Conference Unsettling Otherness 26 February, 15:00-17:00 CET (Online) Unsettling OthernessTheopoetics and the future of interreligious encounter Catherine Keller, Paul Hedges, and Laura Schmidt Roberts in conversationwith Marius van Hoogstraten, Jean Ehret and Chris Doude van Troostwijk The Chair of Inventive Theology at the Mennonite Seminary/Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the Luxembourg School of Religion & Society are proud … Lees verder Watch: Mini-Conference Unsettling Otherness

Canceled: Religion and Emancipation: Two Encounters and a Workshop (pre-announcement)

Strasbourg, 8-9 April 2021 (Language: French)Amsterdam, 14-15 June 2021 (Language: English)Luxembourg, 17-19 June 2021 (Language: English) The events in Amsterdam and Luxembourg are canceled. For updates on the Strasbourg event, see the University of Strasbourg website.These events are being postponed to a date after the summer (t.b.a.) Today, traditionalist and fundamentalist movements in various religions … Lees verder Canceled: Religion and Emancipation: Two Encounters and a Workshop (pre-announcement)

Anabaptist Ambiguity

Deconstructive Readings of Historical Topoi In his current research, Marius van Hoogstraten undertakes deconstructive readings of topoi from Anabaptist history. In these readings, a constitutive ambiguity appears to insist itself into efforts to ground a separated identity. The suspicion arises that this ambiguity may, in spite of itself, be a site for strategic coinventivity, that … Lees verder Anabaptist Ambiguity

Dr. Marius van Hoogstraten

Voorganger en filosoof Marius van Hoogstraten (1985) is sinds mei 2020 postdoctoraal onderzoeker Vrijzinnige Theologie aan het Doopsgezind Seminarium. Hij ondersteunt Chris bij colleges en lezingen en volgt in zijn onderzoek het spoor van een specifiek doperse vindingrijke theologie. Zijn proefschrift Theopoetics and Religious Difference: The Unruliness of the Interreligious. A Dialogue with Richard Kearney, John D. … Lees verder Dr. Marius van Hoogstraten