The newest faculty member of the University of Tennessee’s Religious Studies department is teaching remotely from Baltimore. WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper caught up with Larry Perry to talk about African American religious thought and the impact of religion on the Black Lives Matter Movement.
For International Holocaust Remembrance Day, WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper sat down with two scholars from the University of Tennessee to talk about their research into European Jews and the Holocaust. Helene Sinnreich is Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Director of The Fern and Manfred Steinfeld Program in Judaic Studies. Marilyn Kallet is Professor Emerti of Creative Writing and Knoxville’s Poet Laureate.