Temenos lecture 2020

Online 3 December 2020

Finnish Society for the Study of Religion warmly invites you to the Temenos lecture 2020 by lecturer David G. Robertson on the topic “Legitimising Claims of Special Knowledge in Religious Studies”. The lecture takes place online via Zoom on Thursday 3 December 2020 at 17:45-19:00 Finnish time (GMT+2).

In connection to the event, the Temenos prize 2019 for excellent master’s thesis in the study of religion in Finland is awarded to Niina Laulumaa-Leino, University of Helsinki.



Words of welcome by president Titus Hjelm, Finnish Society for the Study of Religion

The Temenos prize is awarded to Niina-Laulumaa-Leino by docent Tuija Hovi


Temenos lecture: Dr David G. Robertson: “Legitimising Claims of Special Knowledge in Religious Studies”


The online lecture is open to all and free of charge, but registration is required. Please register no later than November 30 via the link: https://survey.abo.fi/lomakkeet/12913/lomake.html The Zoom link is distributed to registered participants before the seminar.

The event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/352264732696914/

If any questions emerge, do not hesitate to contact president Titus Hjelm (titus.hjelm@helsinki.fi) or secretary Malin Fredriksson (malin.fredriksson@abo.fi).