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Nancy Thompson

 
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Department of Culture & Media
nthompson@marylhurst.edu

Education

MA in Social and Intellectual History, State University of New York at Albany
MFA in Non-fiction, Goddard College in Vermont

Classes Taught

Environment, Culture, Food

About the Instructor

Nancy Thompson's main interests are in aspects of social history, especially the intersections of religion and spirituality with history, including the Holocaust.  She has been published in the Christian Science Monitor, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and many international and national publications. Her collection of poetry, Killing the Buddha, was published by Cherry Grove in 2008, and she has recently completed a manuscript  that examines the commonalities of world spiritual texts and connects those commonalities to modern culture.

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Marylhurst Faculty Teach Free College Course

Drs. John Urang and Chuck Caruso are teaching in the 2014-15 Humanity in Perspective program, a free six-month college course offered through Oregon Humanities.

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October 20, 2014 – December 12, 2014

Mayer Gallery: Josh Gross & Kate Simmons

Artwork of two BFA graduates from Marylhurst: The graphic work of Josh Gross and the sculptural work of Kate Simmons. The show will be on display i...

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November 06, 2014

Early Registration Event

New students starting fall term at Marylhurst University can earn one free credit* (CAR 101 College Success) toward their general electives while r...

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November 10, 2014

Marylhurst Arts Open House

Interested in pursuing a degree in music, art, interior design or creative writing? Spend a day on the Marylhurst campus learning about all we have...

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