The 2013 Summer Symposium


Blair Hodges,
public spokesman for the Maxwell institute


For years now, Richard Bushman and eventually Terryl Givens have been organizing and conducting summer seminars for graduate students in Mormon studies. ┬áThese seminars have been hosted by BYU’s Maxwell Institute. ┬áHere’s some information on this year’s seminar:



“‘Killing Jesus’ takes up middle ground on question of Christ’s divinity”
“Science explains why hipsters grow beards”
One of the greatest plays in the history of baseball
“God’s Love for Mankind,” from “Mormons and Muslims”