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Sunday, January 20 • 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Spinoza’s Theology: Crypto-Atheism or Ultra-Theism?

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Spinoza- a 17th century dutch Jewish philosopher - has been accused of being both a radical atheist and 'God-intoxicated' Was Spinoza one of the first truly modern Jewish theologians? Or was he merely sugar-coating his atheism? In this session, we will engage in close readings of some key passages from Spinoza's philosophical writings on God and gain a deeper understanding of the controversial but highly influential philosopher.

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Colin Marshall

Dr. Colin Marshall is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Washington. Born in New Mexico, he received his BA from Reed College and attended NYU for graduate school. While in New York, he became intrigued by Spinoza. After meeting his partner, Naomi, he converted... Read More →

Sunday January 20, 2019 4:15pm - 5:30pm PST