Merrick Hall | Room 301

7:30 p.m. March 28 – Vasudha Narayanan, distinguished professor in the University of Florida’s Department of Religion and past president of the American Academy of Religion, discusses “Who Owns a Story? Global Religions and Cultural Territoriality,” in Room 301 of Merrick Hall, 65 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. Educated at the Universities of Madras, Bombay and Harvard, Narayanan has authored or edited seven books, numerous articles, chapters, encyclopedia entries and (as associate editor) the six-volume Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Her presentation is the 2018-2019 Merrick Lecture sponsored by the OWU Department of Religion. Admission is free. Learn more about the department at