MPI Fellow Group Seminar Series 2013/14

MPI Fellow Group "Governance of Cultural Diversity - Socio-Legal Perspectives"

Seminar Series 2013/14 

Wednesday, 10:15-12:00 a.m.
Seminar Room Villa, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12

Format: Papers will typically be circulated a week in advance and discussed extensively

30 October 2013
"Empire and Secularization: Church, State and Nation in Colony and Metropole"

13 November 2013
Effie FOKAS (ELIAMEP, Athens & London School of Economics)
"Religious Freedom, State Neutrality, and the Margin of Appreciation: Insights from Orthodox Europe"

11 December 2013, 12:00 a.m.
"Governing Religious Diversity in Spain - A Case Study of Prisons' Secularisation and Demonopolisation"

29 January 2014
Jeremy WALTON (Göttingen University)
"Mediations of Turkish Islam: Statism, Populism and Civil Liberalism"

21 May 2014
Genevičve ZUBRZYCKI (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
"Religion, Cultural Patrimony and Secularism in Quebec's Charter of Values"

4 June 2014
Damon MAYRL (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
"Secular Conversions: Politics, Institutions, and Religious Education in the United States and Australia"

18 June 2014
Peter STAMATOV (Yale University)
"Empires, Religious Regimes, and the Institutionalization of 'Race' "

Co-Sponsored with MPI Department of Religious Diversity