"Catholic Charismatic Communities: A Global Geography of the Spirit"
Institute Colloquium Winter 2010/11
- Date: Oct 25, 2010
- Time: 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
- Speaker: Thomas J. Csordas (University of California, San Diego)
- Dr. Thomas Csordas is an anthropologist whose principal interests are in medical and psychological anthropology, comparative religion, anthropological theory, cultural phenomenology and embodiment, globalization and social change, language and culture. He has conducted ethnographic research with Charismatic Catholics, Navajo Indians, and adolescents in the American Southwest on topics including therapeutic process in religious healing, ritual language and creativity, sensory imagery, self transformation, techniques of the body, causal reasoning about illness, and the experience of psychiatric inpatients.
- Location: MPI-MMG, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
- Room: Conference Room
For more details please contact esser(at)mmg.mpg.de.