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Tradition and Innovation symposium to be held at IRCI

“Tradition and Innovation in Early Christianity” – a symposium to be held at the Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry … Learn more

Dark humour in dark times

2018 Simone Weill Lecture on Human Value – Dark humour in dark times: The sustaining virtue of laughter The Institute … Learn more

'Neglected texts' workshop and book launch

Neglected texts examined at the Institute On Monday and Tuesday 25-26 June the Program in Biblical and Early Christian … Learn more

Connecting Gospels: Beyond the Canonical / Non-Canonical Guide

IRCI Researcher Sarah Parkhouse and Professorial Fellow Francis Watson publish a new edited collection titled ‘Connecting Gospels: Beyond the … Learn more

IRCI's renowned philosopher Robert Audi returns to Melbourne

Robert Audi, the John A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame (USA) and … Learn more

IRCI welcomes new philosopher

Welcome to Dr Stephanie Collins, who has joined the Institute from the University of Manchester. Her research primarily concerns the philosophy … Learn more

A Dialogue on Death

“A Dialogue on Death”: Atheism and Christianity Panel Forum Australian Catholic University, 3 April 2018 Death confronts us … Learn more

Australian Research Council Successes

Congratulations to Matt Crawford and Steve Matthews for their success in the highly competitive 2018 Australian Research Council grant round. Learn more