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AAR Annual Meeting
Denver, CO
November 17-20, 2018

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Online Program Book

Colloquium on Violence and Religion
Theme: Cynthia Haven’s Evolution of Desire: A Life of René Girard
Grant Kaplan, Saint Louis University, Presiding
Saturday - 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sheraton Downtown-Columbine (I.M. Pei Tower - Terrace Level - 1 level below Lobby)


Martha Reineke, University of Northern Iowa
Kevin L. Hughes, Villanova University
Trevor Merrill, California Institute of Technology
Cynthia Haven, Stanford University
Colloquium on Violence and Religion
Theme: René Girard and Christian Spirituality
Chelsea King, University of Notre Dame, Presiding
Sunday - 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sheraton Downtown-Savoy (I.M. Pei Tower - Majestic Level - 2 levels below Lobby)


James Alison, Madrid, Spain
Interdividuals, Individuals and Fragmented Selves: How Can Mimetic Theory Help Us Understand "Huiothesia"


Randall Rosenberg, Saint Louis University
The Spiritual Texture of Trauma: Mimetic Desire, Psychic Conversion, and the Healing of the Damaged Self


Brian Robinette, Boston College
Mimesis, Meditation, and the Art of Creative Renunciation