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Joanne Waghorne

Announcing the publication of Place/No-Place in Urban Asian Religiosity edited by Professor Joanne Punzo Waghorne,  in ARI-Springer Asian Series. Dordrecht/Heidelberg/London/New York: Springer, 2016.

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Student Profile


                Mallory Hennigar at her field site

Mallory Hennigar has been awarded an American Institute of Indian Studies Junior Research Fellowship for the 2017-18 year to pursue her dissertation fieldwork. Her research focuses on transnational influences of rising middle class Dalits' practice of Buddhism in Nagpur, Maharashtra. 


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Alumni Profile


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Hannah Nast graduated in 2013 with a BFA after dual majoring in Art Photography and Religion. She was chosen as an Engagement Scholar for Imagining America for the 2013-2014 academic year through whom she is continuing her education by pursuing a Certificate of Advanced Study in Information Innovation from the School of Information Studies. Hannah hopes to continue her interest and love for religion by working for an NGO or NPO with a focus on religion based issues and conflicts. Her dream is to return to London and to resume working for Encompass: The Daniel Braden Reconciliation Trust which brings young adults from Israel, Palestine, Indonesia, the UK and the US together.