Laura Schmidt Roberts participates in mini-conference panel

Laura Schmidt Roberts, Ph.D., professor of biblical and theological studies, has been invited by the chair of Inventive Theology at the Amsterdam Mennonite Seminary/Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the Luxembourg School of Religion & Society, to be a panelist at “Unsettling Otherness: Theopoetics and the future of interreligious encounter” February 26, 2021. The online mini-conference is on the occasion of the launch of Marius van Hoogstraten’s Theopoetics and the Religious Difference, published by Mohr Siebeck in 2020. Register at Additionally, a book Roberts contributed to—Paul Ricoeur and the Hope of Higher Education, published by Rowman & Littlefield’s Lexington Books is available for order at:


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