Religious Diversity Colloquium Spring/Summer 2017

Tuesday Seminar Spring/Summer 2017, 14:00-15:30
Hermann-Föge-Weg 12

Thursday, 30 March 2017
Deborah Kapchan (New York University)
“Listening acts: sounding the Sufi sublime in secular France” 

Flyer

9 May 2017, 10:30-12:00
Kenneth Dean (National University of Singapore)
“Religious space in Singapore”
Flyer

16 May 2017
Cathie Carmichael (University of East Anglia)
“The Habsburg official as ethnographer: a case study of Trebinje” 
Co-sponsored by the Department of Religious Diversity and the
Max Planck Research Group "Empires of Memory"
Flyer

23 May 2017
Lisa Björkman (University of Louisville)
“Publics vs customers: mass assembly as political speech in Mumbai”

Flyer

13 June 2017
Yanfei Sun (Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China)
“Twists of fate: growth trajectories of Catholicism and Protestantism in
Modern China compared” 

Flyer

Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Dingxin Zhao (University of Chicago)
“Collective actions in Post-Mao China: between chaos and discipline” 

Flyer

Monday, 19 June 2017, 11:00-13:00
David Palmer (University of Hong Kong)
“Poly-ontology: rethinking religious plurialism through a Chinese lens”
Flyer

20 June 2017
Adam Chau (University of Cambridge)
“From the household to the individual? Towards religious subjectification in contemporary China” 
Flyer

Friday 23 June 2017
Miniworkshop with Keith Taylor (Cornell University),
Olga Dror (Texas A&M University) and
Pascal Bourdeaux (Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes)
“Making Vietnamese history: popular and scholarly perspectives” 

Wednesday, 12 July 2017
William Mazzarella (University of Chicago)
“Approximately 52 seconds: the time of prior commitment” 
Co-sponsored by the Department of Religious Diversity and the
Max Planck Research Group "Empires of Memory"
Flyer