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Institute of Anabaptist and Mennonite Studies

The Institute of Anabaptist and Mennonite Studies (IAMS) encourages research, publishing, and community education on topics in Anabaptist and Mennonite history, culture, and thought. It does this primarily through collaborative publishing ventures, and hosting special events, such as seminars and conferences. The institute also oversees the teaching program in Mennonite Studies.

The institute is interested in all dimensions of Mennonite thought and culture, with emphasis on Anabaptist studies, the Canadian experience of Swiss/Pennsylvania German and Dutch/Russian Mennonites, Mennonites of new ethnicities, and global Mennonitism. Learn more about the Mennonites.

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Upcoming Events

Watch this space for upcoming events.

Recent Events

Bechtel Lecture
Melting the Boundaries of our Being: Explorations in Singing Together by Dr. Kenneth Nafziger

Book Launch
Out of Place: Social Exclusion and Mennonite Migrants in Canada

Book Launch
After Identity: Mennonite Writing in North America by Robert Zacharias

Film Premiere
The Last Objectors: The Story of Canada's Conscientious Objectors of the Second World War

IAMS Book Series

Eby Gorden Christian coverThe Institute of Anabaptist and Mennonite Studies occasionally sponsors publications that reflect its mandate to encourage research in Anabaptist and Mennonite studies. Visit our book series webpage to see more.

Mennonite Studies

Mennonite Studies is an interdisciplinary program of study  which may be taken in conjunction with many existing programs in Faculty of Arts and other faculties. This program is designed to provide an overview of Anabaptist-Mennonite history, culture, thought and practice from the early 16th century to the present. Learn about the Mennonite Studies program.

 

Contact

For further information contact:

Laureen Harder-Gissing,
Director of Institute of Anabaptist and Mennonite Studies