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Events

all forthcoming events in chronological order

3 May 2018
Fantasies, anxiety, difference. The figure of the other in the aftermaths of a violent political transformation
Keynote Lecture by Rosalind C. Morris (Professor of Anthropology, Columbia University): "Eyes of the storm: reflections on sacrifice, alterity and political violence in (de-industrializing) South Africa"
3-4 May 2018
Fantasies, anxiety, difference. The figure of the other in the aftermaths of a violent political transformation
Workshop organized by AbdouMaliq Simone (MPI-MMG) & Sabine Mohamed (MPI-MMG)
14 May 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Spring/Summer 2018
Nga Mai (MPI-MMG): “Coping with uncertainty through partnership: an ethnographic study on Vietnamese migrant women in Berlin”
18 May 2018
"Labor Migration: Global and Comparative Dimensions"
Workshop organized by Ayelet Shachar Director at the Max-Planck-Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity and Olaf Deinert Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Göttingen
31 May 2018
Open Lectures Spring/Summer 2018
Phillip M. Ayoub (Drexel University, Philadelphia): "When states come out: Europe’s sexual minorities and the politics of visibility"
4 June 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Spring/Summer 2018
Michael Feener (Oxford): "Engineering transformations in the ‘religion-development nexus’: Islamic law, reform, and reconstruction in Aceh"
5 June 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Spring/Summer 2018
Liza Wing Man Kam (MPI-MMG): “From Shinto shrines to martyr temples and others: ‘religious’ space, rituals and their shifting political symbolism as enunciation of power(s) in Taiwan since the post-war era”
6-7 June 2018
“Chinese Religions in the Age of Massive Urbanization”
Workshop at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (MPI-MMG), Library Hall, Hermann-Föge-Weg 11
8 June 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Spring/Summer 2018
Kenneth Dean (Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore): "The transmission of Chinese civilizational techniques to Southeast Asia: networking, Daoist rites, spirit possession, and hybrid ritual forms"
11 June 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Spring/Summer 2018
Berna Turam (North-Eastern University): "Muslim diaspora and sanctuary cities: safe places and politics of fear"
24 September 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2018/19
Ton Robben (Utrecht University) ▪ Location: MPI-MMG Conference Room, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
8 October 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2018/19
Susan Bayly (Cambridge University) ▪ Location: MPI-MMG Conference Room, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
22 October 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2018/19
Sam Williams (MPI Halle) ▪ Location: MPI-MMG Conference Room, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
12 November 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2018/19
Peter Pels (Leiden University) ▪ Location: MPI-MMG Conference Room, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
19 November 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2018/19
Matthew Carey (Copenhagen University) ▪ Location: MPI-MMG Conference Room, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
26 November 2018
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2018/19
Scott Maclochlainn (MPI-MMG) ▪ Location: MPI-MMG Conference Room, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen