The Highgate Cemetery in London. Images as a Socio-Religious Practice

The Highgate Cemetery in London. Images as a Socio-Religious Practice

Duration: 2014–2018 The study of Victorian Highgate Cemetery in London, which remains in use, is our recent research project of the network International Exchange on Media and Religion and with Heythrop College at the University of London, UK, T. The…

Just Published: Religion in Cultural Imaginary. Explorations in Visual und Material Practices

Just Published: Religion in Cultural Imaginary. Explorations in Visual und Material Practices

The members of the Imaginaries Network have just published their research. Here you can find the Table of Contents and the paper abstracts: Religion in Cultural Imaginary. Explorations in Visual und Material Practices Daria Pezzoli-Olgiati (ed.), Nomos: Baden-Baden, 2015. Religion…

Religion in Cultural Imaginary: Explorations in Visual andMaterial Practices

In 2011, the research network Religious Images and Cultural Imaginaries started to meet for regular seminars to discuss the central question to what extent the category “imaginary” might be a helpful heuristic tool to engage with the complexity and plurality…

Published: Approaches to the Visual in Religion

Published: Approaches to the Visual in Religion

The aim of this project was to discuss different methodological approaches to visual media. One of the main tasks of the seminar was the critical characterisation of the different approaches to images, considering their focuses and limits. Being an interdisciplinary…