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A Report from among the machines

Colloquium on Violence & Religion 2021: For over thirty years the Colloquium on Violence & Religion has held a summer conference to allow members to share their research into aspects of René Girard’s mimetic theory. Gil Bailie is one of the founding … Continue reading

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Violence & the Sacred Episode 4: Christianity and Mimetic Theory – Christian Anti-Semitism

This is a presentation of René Girard given at the 1993 meeting of the Colloquium of Violence and Religion held at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

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Violence & the Sacred Episode 3: Ethnocentrism

This is a recording of a presentation by René Girard given at the 1992 meeting of the Colloquium on Violence and Religion held at Stanford University.

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Violence & the Sacred Episode 2: Introduction to Mimetic Theory

This is a recording of a presentation by René Girard at the 2002 meeting of the Colloquium on Violence and Religion held at Purdue University.

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Colloquium on Violence and Religion – circa 1990

This is the photograph taken at our founding meeting of the Colloquium on Violence and Religion at Stanford University in 1990. I have very fond memories.

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