All these events resulted in a shift in the power-balance between the Church and the State.
At the seminar the research group will present findings from their cluster:
“Elaborating Orthodox moral identity in Putin’s Russia”
Alexander Agadjanian is Professor at the Center for Study of Religion at the Russian State University for Humanities. Currently, he is Guest at the IWM.
“Sexual Morality in the Russian Orthodox Church and its impact on Russian politics and legislation”
Konstantin Mikhailov is Lecturer of Religious Studies at the Russian State University for the Humanities and Guest at the IWM.
“The Russian involvement in transnational alliances of moral conservatives”
Kristina Stoeckl is APART-Fellow at the Political Science Department of the University of Vienna and research-director of “Religious Traditionalisms and Politics” at the IWM.
“The Perils of Russian moralism: A Lacanian interpretation of the moral discourse in contemporary Russia”
Dmitry Uzlaner is editor-in-chief of the journal State, Religion and Church as well as Associate Professor at The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (Moscow, Russia). Currently, he is Visiting Fellow at the IWM.
The seminar is related to the project The Perils of Moralism: Russian Orthodoxy and Russian Politics.