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Directions in the Study of Religion: Sarah Dees on The Materialization of Native American Religions

Directions in the Study of Religion: Sarah Dees on The Materialization of Native American Religions

Kristian Petersen July 12, 2016 0

Nineteenth-century anthropological research on Native Americans communities still shapes how we understand them today. Kristian . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Deonnie Moodie on Temples, Class, and Hindu Identity

Directions in the Study of Religion: Deonnie Moodie on Temples, Class, and Hindu Identity

Kristian Petersen June 7, 2016 0

The construction of modern Hindu and Indian identities can be traced through the contestations over . . .

Meredith Warren on Transformational Eating in Ancient Literature

Meredith Warren on Transformational Eating in Ancient Literature

Kristian Petersen April 19, 2016 0

  Divine food can give people access to privileged knowledge, supernatural realms, or transform them . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: New Approaches to North American Religions

Directions in the Study of Religion: New Approaches to North American Religions

Kristian Petersen February 16, 2016 0

People make sense of their religion through food, medicine, literature, sound, nature, sports, and pilgrimage. . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Boxing, Masculinity, & American Catholicism

Directions in the Study of Religion: Boxing, Masculinity, & American Catholicism

Kristian Petersen January 12, 2016 0

The boxing ring as a site of Catholic devotional practice. Kristian Petersen talks with Amy . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Identity Formation

Directions in the Study of Religion: Identity Formation

Kristian Petersen December 15, 2015 0

The malleability of identity formation: Kristian Petersen talks with Steven Ramey, Associate Professor of Religious . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Ben Brazil

Directions in the Study of Religion: Ben Brazil

Kristian Petersen November 3, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Ben Brazil, Assistant Professor at Earlham School of Religion, about Youth Travel . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Rose Muravchick

Directions in the Study of Religion: Rose Muravchick

Kristian Petersen October 6, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Rose Muravchick, Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow at Vassar College, about Textiles, Talismans, . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Daniel Sheffield

Directions in the Study of Religion: Daniel Sheffield

Kristian Petersen September 15, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Daniel Sheffield, Professor of History at the University of Washington, about Translation . . .

Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Kristian Petersen August 11, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Nathan Abrams, Professor at Bangor University and member of the Advisory . . .