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Open Lecture - Prof Peter Harrison

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Prof Peter Harrison will join us for an Open Lecture on the topic of "The Myth of a Conflict Between Science and Religion".

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Peter Harrison is an Australian Laureate Fellow and Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities. Before coming to University of Queensland, he was the Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at the University of Oxford.

He works in the area of intellectual history with a focus on the philosophical, scientific and religious thought of the early modern period, and has a particular interest in historical and contemporary relations between science and religion.

He has been a Visiting Fellow at Yale and Princeton, is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, a founding member of the International Society for Science and Religion, and a corresponding member of the International Academy of the History of Science. In 2011 he delivered the Gifford Lectures at the University of Edinburgh, and in 2019 gave the Bampton Lectures at the University of Oxford.

Professor Harrison is the author of seven books including Science Without God? Historical Perspectives on Scientific Naturalism (Oxford University Press, 2019), Narratives of Secularization (Routledge, 2017), and The Territories of Science and Religion (University of Chicago Press, 2015).

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Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/95994728035

Meeting ID: 959 9472 8035

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