Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

Lecture Series “Dynamics of Religion in Southeast Asia” Winter Semester 2013/2014

  • When Nov 06, 2013 05:00 to Feb 12, 2014 07:00
  • Where IAAW – Invalidenstr. 118 – room 315 (3rd floor)
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(Pdf Version of the Program)

23/10    Jovan Maud (Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen)

The Buddhist Saint, the Border, and Beyond: Luang Pho Thuat and the Two Bodies of the Thai Nation                


30/10    Paul Christensen (Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen)

Processes of Spiritual ‘Blackboxing’ in Cambodia – The Emergence of Spirits in Space and Embodiment


6/11     Hew Wai Weng (Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin)

Sites of Inclusion and Exclusion: 'New' Muslim Places in Malaysia and Indonesia


13/11    Kirsten W. Endres (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle)           

Distributing lộc: Flows of Gifts and Fortune in Vietnamese Spirit Mediumship      


20/11   Rosa Castillo (Graduate School of Muslim Cultures and Societies, Berlin)

Discoursing Massacres and Becoming Mujahideens: An Ethnographic Filedwork  in Southern Philippines.


27/11   Bounleuth Sengsoulin and Khamvone Boulyaphonh (Universität Hamburg)

       The Lao Sangha and Modernity: A Buddhist Archive in Luang Prabang


04/12   Sabine Zurschmitten (Universität Bern)

Displaying Agama (Religion) in Domestic Domains: Images, Imaginations, and Visual Regimes in post-Suharto Kempo Manggarai, Eastern Indonesia


11/12   Michael Dickhardt (Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen)

Temples, Communal Houses and Pagodas – Modernity and Religion in the Ancient Quarter of Hanoi


18/12   Gwenael Nijoto-Feillard (CNRS, Paris)

         Pious Materialism and the Business of Islamic Preaching in Indonesia


8/1       Johan Fischer (Roskilde Universitet)

         Global Halal Zones: Islam, Regulations and Technoscience


15/1     Peter Bräunlein (Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen)

Philippine Passion Rites - Between Spectacle, Media Sensation and Ritual        Performance


22/1     Alexandra Kent (Göteborgs Universitet)

        Peace, Power and Pagodas in Cambodia Today.


29/1     Eva Sevenig (Ruprecht-Karls-Universität, Heidelberg)

Ritual Dynamics and Social Mobility in Multi-Ethnic Baan Hadnaleng, North Laos


5/2        Volker Gottowik (Ruprecht-Karls-Universität, Heidelberg)

Multireligiosity in Indonesia: Perspectives on Research


12/2      Guido Sprenger (Ruprecht-Karls-Universität, Heidelberg)

Animism in Southeast Asia