ISM Director Martin Jean and Professor Teresa Berger, author of @ Worship: Liturgical Practices in Digital Worlds discuss digital worship.
Professor Vasileios Marinis, author of Death and the Afterlife in Byzantium, shows what a mosaic from the Greek monastery of Hosios Loukas can tell us about Easter in the Orthodox Christian tradition. ISM director Martin Jean interveiws.
ISM Director Martin Jean and Abdul-Rehman Malik , journalist, educator, and cultural organizer, discuss Ramadan in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
ISM Fellows program manager Eben Graves and Sumarsam—current ISM fellow, expert in Indonesian music, theater, and gamelan, and professor of music at Wesleyan University—discuss Javanese shadow puppetry in the time of COVID-19.
Sumarsam is the Winslow-Kaplan Professor of Music at Wesleyan University, where he teaches the history, theory, and practice of Indonesian music and theater and gamelan performance.
SM Fellows program manager Eben Graves and Mark Roosien—current ISM fellow, and scholar of liturgical and ritual studies—discuss how liturgies respond to natural disasters.