Igor Mikeshin's Lecture on Anthropology of Addiction on May 14, 2015
On May 14 at 14.15 Igor Mikeshin (PhD Student, Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Helsinki) will give a lecture "The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak: Biblical Rehabilitation of Addicted People". The lecture will take place in von Bock's Building (Ülikooli 16) room no. 215.
All are very welcome!
Reading materials on the anthropology of substance abuse, Biblical literalism and Russian Evangelicalism:
- Raikhel, Eugene and William Garriott. 2013. Introduction: Tracing New Paths in the Anthropology of Addiction. – Addiction Trajectories, edited by Eugene Raikhel and William Garriott. Durham: Duke University Press, 1–35.
- Bielo, James S. 2008. On the Failure of 'Meaning': Bible Reading in the Anthropology of Christianity. – Culture and Religion 9 (1): 1-21.
- Mikeshin, Igor. 2015. Russian Evangelicalism Glocalized. – AnthroCyBib. http://www.blogs.hss.ed.ac.uk/anthrocybib/2015/03/06/occasional-paper-mikeshin-russian-evangelicalism-glocalized/