About CRE

Housed at The School of Theology at The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennesee, CRE is interdisciplinary and pluralist, interested in all religious traditions and a wide variety of academic disciplines.

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What We Do

The Center for Religion and Environment at Sewanee facilitates traditional curricular and co-curricular offerings at The University of The South and The School of Theology, as well as programs for the broader Sewanee community. We are also excited to announce our new Certificate in Contemplation and CareĀ for Creation.

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CRE Co-Sponsors Wendell Berry Event

On August 21-22, as part of Sewanee’s “Finding Your Place” program, CRE co-sponsored a series of events centered around poet and farmer Wendell Berry. The events included a panel discussion about Mr. Berry’s work, a conversation between Berry and Duke theologian Norman Wirzba, and a public reading of two of Berry’s short stories.

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