Conference: “Beyond the Mormon Moment”

“Beyond the Mormon Moment: Directions for Mormon Studies in the New Century”

A Conference in Honor of the Career of Armand Mauss

March 15-16, 2013


Conference Schedule

All sessions will be held in Albrecht Auditorium at 925 N. Dartmouth Avenue.

Friday, March 15

Welcome and opening comments – Patrick Mason

Revisiting The Angel and the Beehive: Mormonism in the 20th Century—Jan Shipps & Matthew Bowman

Lunch Break in Harper Courtyard

Theoretical models in the study of Mormonism—Michael McBride & Richard Bushman

Using autobiography and memoir to understand Mormon history and culture—Levi Peterson & Jana Riess

A celebration of the legacy of Armand Mauss
Dinner in the Glanville Room of the Mallott Commons at Scripps College (345 E. 9th Street)
Molly Bennion & Armand Mauss

Saturday, March 16

All alike unto God? Race and culture in the Mormon experience—Paul Reeve & Max Mueller

American church or world religion? — Wilfried Decoo & Walter van Beek

Closing lunch & concluding remarks at President Deborah Freund’s house (709 N. Harvard Avenue)
Claudia Bushman


Lunch and dinner on March 15 and lunch on March 16 are being provided free of charge. However, donations are strongly encouraged to support fellowships.

If you would like to attend either of the lunches or dinner, you must RSVP to Lisa Maldonado at [email protected]