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Religious responses to Covid-19 in media and politics: Muslim, Jewish and Christian experiences

Webinar organized by the research project Mediatized Diaspora: Contentious Politics among Arab Media Users in Europe & Scandinavian Journal of Islamic Studies, University of Copenhagen.

26.04.2021 – 27.04.2021

ONLINE seminar 26 and 27 April 3-6 pm (CET)

The seminar's ten papers provide an insight and highlight the role of religious communities and authorities in the interpretation and handling of Covid-19. The papers cover different religions around the world, such as Islam, Christianity, Judaism and Buddhism. The seminar contributes with perspectives on how states and faith communities have approached, mediated, and tried to control the linking of religious and health science issues.

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