The Central European University
Center for Religious Studies
Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology
invite CEU's PhD students to a seminar by
(Simon Fraser University)
Monday, 4 February, 2019
11:00 - 12:30 AM
Reading material to be announced soon.
Please RSVP at
Sonja Luehrmann is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. Her research focuses on religion, atheism, and lived ideology in contemporary Russia. She is the author of Secularism Soviet Style: Teaching Atheism and Religion in a Volga Republic (Indiana University Press, 2011) and Religion in Secular Archives: Soviet Atheism and Historical Knowledge (Oxford University Press, 2015), and edited Praying with the Senses: Contemporary Orthodox Christian Spirituality in Practice (Indiana University Press, 2018). For her current research on family values activism in the Russian Orthodox Church, she has held fellowships at the University of British Columbia and the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, and received funding from IREX, the Social Science Research Council, and the EURIAS/Marie Curie programme.