Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften

Media Citizenship, and Shi´i - Mobilization in an Indian Megacity

Vortrag von Prof. Patrick Eisenlohr (Center for Modern Indian Studies, Universität Göttingen)
  • Wann 12.02.2013 von 18:00 bis 20:00
  • Wo Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften, Invalidenstr. 118, Raum 217
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Media activism among Shi’i Muslims in Mumbai attests to the global dimensions of religious mobilization, but is also influenced by state regimes of managing religious diversity. An advertizing campaign by a Shi’i Muslims combines religious propagation in a highly competitive religious environment with attempts to counteract the fragility of their citizenship.