Past events

NSRN ANNUAL LECTURE (2020)

Date: December 10, 2020

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The NSRN 2020 Annual Lecture, titled “Going Godless: Black Feminism, Humanism, and Anti-Racism”, will be given by Dr. Sikivu Hutchinson on 10 December, 2020 (13:00 – 14:00 EST) as a free online event open to all. To attend, please RSVP with Vanessa Turyatunga at vturyatu@uottawa.ca. More information here.

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This is part of a series of workshops this fall targeting key questions linked to the study of nonreligion. This particular workshop discussed the different aspects and challenges of creating a survey to measure nonreligion.

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In this installment of our webinar series, author Christopher Cameron will discuss his book Black Freethinkers: A History of African American Secularism.

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In this installment of our webinar series, NCF collaborators Joel Thiessen & Sarah Wilkins-Laflamme discuss their book None of the Above: Nonreligious Identity in the US and Canada.

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This is the first in a series of workshops this fall targeting key questions linked to the study of nonreligion and also the first in a series exploring the unique dimensions of nonreligion in each of our 7 research sites.

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The fifth installment in our webinar series with author Conrad Hackett (Pew Research Center).

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The fourth installment of our webinar series with authors Stephen LeDrew (Memorial University of Newfoundland), and Evelina Lundmark (Uppsala University).

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Jacqui Frost (University of Minnesota), Joel Thiessen (Ambrose University) and Ryan T. Cragun (The University of Tampa) shared their experiences with building a strong online profile. To read some tips from their presentations, click here.

PEW RESEARCH CENTER WORKSHOP

Start date: March 26, 2020 - End date: March 27, 2020

Location: University of Ottawa

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On March 26th – 27th 2020, we held a virtual workshop with our partner organization, Pew Research Center. The workshop was designed to allow NCF team members to draw on the center’s expertise in quantitative international studies, in order to better understand the strategies, advantages and limitations involved in these studies as we launch our international research projects. (more…)

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Guest Speaker: Mathilde Vanasse-Pelletier, University of ottawa

Seminar Series: Building Bridges

Watch the webinar here.