Global anthropology of religions

How do religions change? Dynamics of internal and external transformations of institutions, beliefs, rituals.

This seminar aims to compare the shifts of religious practices and representations in various contemporary context. It will study transformations triggered by global situation (mobility of persons, information and goods) and by the specifics dynamics of religious movements (expansion, segmentation, dissidences).

Seminar organized by:

  • Erwan Dianteill, anthropology professor, Paris Descartes university
  • Veronica Gimenez Beliveau, sociology professor, Buenos Aires university

This seminar will be held monthly at the FMSH, Boulevard Raspail, in Paris, from January to June.