Celebrity Worship

A new book called Celebrity Worship, written by Pete Ward, is published in December, 2019. From the Publisher Celebrity Worship provides an introduction to the fascinating study of celebrity culture and religion. The book argues for celebrity as a foundational component for any consideration of the relationship between religion, media and culture. Celebrity worship is […]

Call for Papers: Durham 2020

  Ecclesiology & Ethnography Conference   22th-24th September 2020 | St John’s College, Durham   Please note that the dates of this event have changed. The correct dates are 22-24 September 2020. This conference is part of The Network for Ecclesiology & Ethnography, which seeks to draw together scholars working with theological approaches to qualitative […]

Ecclesiology and Ethnography: Supporting the Next Generation of Scholars

By Easten Law A network is only as strong as the ties between its members. A movement lasts only as long as its investment in future generations. With these truths in mind, Pete Ward reached out to graduate students in 2018, pondering what the E&E network could do to strengthen and support emerging scholars working […]

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