The Evolution of Atheism

Stephen LeDrew. The Evolution of Atheism: The Politics of a Modern Movement. Oxford UP, 2015. 

The concept of evolution is widely considered to be a foundational building block in atheist thought. Leaders of the New Atheist movement have taken Darwin’s … Read more

Performing the Reformation

Barry Stephenson. Performing the Reformation: Public Ritual in the City of Luther. Oxford University Press, 2010.

The home of Martin Luther for thirty six years and seat of the German Reformation, Wittenberg, Germany is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. … Read more

Five Times Daily

Scott Royle, Five Times Daily: The Dynamics of Prayer Worship Among Muslim Immigrants in St. John’s, NL,” under the supervision of Dr. Barry Stephenson. (2016)

Abstract:This thesis explores the ritual of prayer among Muslim immigrants in the city of St.

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Do Not Remain Silent

‘Do Not Remain Silent’, an Op-Ed by Dr. Jennifer Selby

MUN Gazette, January 31, 2017

Muslims have lived in Canada for more than 150 years, since before Confederation.

The first Canadian census in 1871 documented eight Muslims, who lived

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