October 1, 2009
Two reviews by Jay G. Williams '54, the Walcott-Bartlett Professor of Religious Studies, appeared recently in the fall issue of The Quest
. He reviewed Joseph Chiltoon Pearce's The Death of Religion and the Rebirth of the Spirit
and What is Hinduism? Modern Adventures into a Profound Faith
compiled by the editors of Hinduism Today
. Earlier in the year The Quest
also published two other reviews by Williams: Shaikh Sharfuddin Maneri's Letters from a Sufi Teacher,
trans. Baijnath Singh, and Catherine Albanese's A Republic of Mind and Spirit: A Cultural History of American Metaphysical Religion. More ...