MPI Fellow Group Seminar Series Spring 2014

MPI Fellow Group „Governance of Cultural Diversity - Socio-Legal Perspectives“

Seminar Series Spring 2014

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 April 2014 (12:15-14:00!!!)
Marian BURCHARDT (MPI Göttingen)
"The Politics of Visibility: Muslim Face-Veiling, Urban Conviviality and Contention in Spain"

21 May 2014 (14:15-16:00!!! Room: Oec. 0.168) (Co-Sponsored with Institute of Sociology)
Geneviève 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 Madrid)
"Secular Conversions: Politics, Institutions, and Religious Education in the United States and Australia"

18 June 2014 (Co-Sponsored with MPI Department of Religious Diversity)
Peter STAMATOV (Yale University)
"Empires, Religious Regimes, and the Institutionalization of 'Race' "

9 July 2014
Richard TRAUNMÜLLER (University of Essex)
"How Do European States React to the New Religious Pluralism?"