Research by a digital anthropologist is looking at how new religious movements are harnessing online platforms. These ‘invented religions’ take inspiration from ancient philosophy and recent cultural events to develop doctrine and communities of believers in digital spaces.
Monday, 20 October 2014 to Sunday, 2 November 2014
Celebrate the arts, humanities and social sciences at the seventh Festival of Ideas. The Festival is a public engagement initiative at the University encompassing a diverse mix of inspirational talks, performances, films, exhibitions and other creative displays.
Members of the Group will be joined by friends from LSE, St. Andrews, LBS, Warwick, Bath, Bristol, Edinburgh and Manchester. Please do come along and, hopefully, the Oxford and Cambridge team(s) can celebrate a 6th success.