Jane Barter

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Jane Barter
Associate Professor

Religion and Culture

  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • History
  • Philosophy / Ethics
  • Pop Culture
  • Religion
  • Theology
Areas of Expertise:
  • Christian History and Thought
  • Contemporary Jewish and Christian Thought
  • Continental Philosophy of Religion
  • Feminist Theology
  • Political Theology
  • Religion and Popular Culture
Languages Spoken:
  • English
  • French
Available To:
  • Appear on radio or TV
  • Appear as a public speaker
  • Provide comment to media
  • Write articles
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others

Dr. Jane Barter Moulaison is originally from Antigonish, Nova Scotia. She earned her BA in English at Dalhousie University in 1991, her Master’s degree from the Atlantic School of Theology in 1994, and her PhD from the University of St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto in 2004. Her research interests include Christian political thought, feminist theory, and continental philosophy of religion. She is particularly interested in the manner in which religions can give rise to social and political change.

She has published two monographs of Christian Theology: Lord, Giver of Life, and Thinking Christ: Christology and Contemporary Critics. Barter Moulaison has also edited two scholarly volumes: The Future of Theological Education in Canada, and Kenneth Hamilton’s The Doctrine of Humanity in the Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr. She has published several articles in feminist theory and religion in journals such as The Journal of the Mothering Initiative, Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses, Scottish Journal of Theology, and Canadian Woman Studies/cahiers de la femme.

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Articulating COVID-19

UWinnipeg's Centre for Research in Cultural Studies (CRiCS) offers a series, COVID-19 and Cultural Studies: Articulating the Pandemic.

The Elvis of Cultural Theory: Understanding Slavoj Žižek

UWinnipeg's Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications presents, “The Elvis of Cultural Theory: Understanding Slavoj Žižek," on Friday,...

Popular global thought leader Slavoj Žižek to speak at UWinnipeg

Žižek is a world-renowned philosopher who has been called “the Elvis of cultural theory”. He will speak at UWinnipeg this spring on Thursday,...

Jane Barter Moulaison Book Launch – June 10

University of Winnipeg’s Associate Professor of Theology and Church History Jane Barter Moulaison  launches her new book, Thinking Christ:...