Seminars, lectures 2017

11 January 2017
James Collins, University at Albany/SUNY: "Registers and Racialization in South Africa"
Open Keynote at the InCoLaS Workshop "Language and inequality in the age of superdiversity"
17 January 2017
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Fabian Graham (MPI-MMG): “Competing cosmologies of post-mortal existence in Chinese vernacular religion: diametric oppositions from within an evolving religious tradition”
19 January 2017
Open Lectures Winter 2016/17
Gabriele Rosenthal (University of Göttingen): "Migration out of poverty or flight from collective and individual violence? Biographic self-presentations of migrants and refugees from and in Africa"
24 January 2017
Telling Times: Memories of Culture, Cultures of Memory
Laurent Dissard (University College London): “Arapgir's 'Culture of Memory' in Eastern Turkey and the Presence-Absence of Ottoman Armenians”
24 January 2017
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Jifeng Liu (MPI-MMG): “Old pastor and local bureaucrats: recasting church-state relations in contemporary China” - Coauthored by Jifeng Liu and Chris White
31 January 2017
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Ying Diao (MPI-MMG): “Ethnic minority’s new voices: music making and religious-social changes among the Nujiang Christian Lisu on China’s Southwest borders”
31 January 2017
Migration and Membership in Troubled Times - Ethics, Law and Politics, Seminar Series Winter 2016/2017
Andreas Cassee (Freie Universität Berlin): “The Moral Right to International Freedom of Movement”
6 February 2017, Library Hall, Hermann-Föge-Weg 11
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Thomas J. Csordas (University of California San Diego): “Beings without bodies: contemporary Catholic exorcism and the discourse of evil”
14 February 2017
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Sudheesh Bhasi (MPI-MMG): “Remembered and forgotten Gods: the transnational worship of ancestral deities among Malaysian Hindus”
21 February 2017
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Sophorntavy Vorng (MPI-MMG): “Morality, discipline, and religious addiction treatment in Thailand”
22 March 2017
Migration and Membership in Troubled Times - Ethics, Law and Politics, Seminar Series Winter 2016/2017
Sara Wallace Goodman (University of California, Irvine): “Tolerance at what Cost? The Consequences of Redistribution on Multicultural Support”
30 March 2017
Religious Diversity Colloquium Winter 2016/17
Deborah Kapchan (New York University): “Listening acts: sounding the Sufi sublime in secular France”
30 March 2017
Open Lectures Spring 2017 - March 30
Nando Sigona (University of Birmingham): "The politics of naming and counting in the refugee crisis"
26 April 2017
Migration and Membership in Troubled Times - Ethics, Law and Politics, Seminar Series Winter 2016/2017
Hillel Rapoport (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne): “Combining Physical and Financial Solidarity in Refugee Protection: Tradable Quotas, Matching and EU Asylum Policy”