...for a project between my university and the University of Rome (Tor Vergata) on Post-Secularism.
Hajji Bektash Veli Museum and the Implicit Post-Secularism of Museumisation Processes in Republican Turkey
Using the binary of religion and secularism ‘as a lighter’ in the sense emplyed by Knott in her work ‘Locating Religion’ (2005) I similarly propose to look at public ritual and religiosity (ın a Turkish context) to shed some light on the issue of the…Continue
After a relatively busy period of time (ok I wasn't breaking my neck, but I had very littie time for things like blogging and other optionals) I finally have a break and a chance to contemplate what projects will take priority in my research from now through the summer (i.e. before the possibility of having to finally give classes on sociology and anthropology to Turkish youngsters who are not likely to understand my English).
A number of things are on the horizon and on the…Continue