Invited Papers and Workshop Presentations
Turning Humans into Inalienable Objects of God: Examples from a Lithuanian Catholic Community. Cultural Studies Association of Australasia Annual Conference, Sydney, Australia. 6th December.
How Lithuanian Catholics Die. Seminar at The University of Notre Dame in Australia, Broome Campus. 21st November.
The Usefulness of Religion to Various Political Regimes. Invited lecture at The University of Notre Dame in Australia, Broome Campus. 26th October.
The Hegemony of the Gift: Exchanges among Lithuanian Rural Catholics. Werkstatt Ethnologie at Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle (Saale), Germany. 19th October.
The Triumph of Death? The Living and the Dead among Lithuanian Rural Catholics. Conference of the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA) Crisis and Imagination. Maynooth, Ireland. 26th August.
The Coffin in the Attic: Trajectories of Taming Death in Rural Lithuania. Conference paper in Religious Hegemony and Religious Diversity in Eastern Europe: Postsocialism vis-à-vis the Longue Durée. Halle (Saale), Germany. 25th June.
Taming Death: Souls of the Dead, Dreams and Exchange Transactions among Lithuanian Rural Catholics. Paper presented in the Lithuanian Sociologist’s Conference “Pasiekimai ir vizijos. Dvidešimt metų sociologijos studijoms Lietuvoje“ [Achievements and Visions. Twenty Years of Sociology Studies in Lithuania]. Vilnius University, Lithuania. 28th November.
The Representation of Non-Traditional Religious Movements in the Lithuanian Mass Media. Seminar Researches and Studies of New Religious Movements in Lithuania: Tendencies and Perspectives, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania. 25th October.