SMC194H1: Christianity, Truth and Reconciliation

Hours

12T/24S

This First-Year Foundations seminar critically explores the complex relations of Christianity and Indigenous peoples of Turtle Island, with a special focus on education. Sample topics include: settler colonialism and treaty relationships; prominent Indigenous Christians, critics and reformers; the residential school system; the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada; recent initiatives in ecclesial repentance, dialogue and enculturation. The course will include online primary research in the archives of residential schools in Ontario. Restricted to first-year students. Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)