PhD defence: 20 September 2022

On 20 September 2022 I will defend my PhD thesis ‘Questioning the Conversion Paradox: Gender, Sexuality, and Belonging amongst Women Becoming Jewish, Christian, and Muslim in the Netherlands’ at Utrecht University. The defence takes place in the Senaatszaal of the University Hall (Academiegebouw), Domplein 29 in Utrecht and starts at 10:15 sharp. After the defence…… Continue reading PhD defence: 20 September 2022

‘Intieme Revoluties’

Recently I contributed to the book ‘Intieme Revoluties: Tegendraads in Seks, Liefde en Zorg’ (intimate revolutions, defiant in sex, love and care), edited by my wonderful colleagues Rahil Roodsaz and Katrien De Grave. I wrote a chapter on queer and religion: How, if at all, can we think about religion and spirituality as queer? What…… Continue reading ‘Intieme Revoluties’

Transforming Bodies and Religions: Edited volume

In October 2020, Routledge published ‘Transforming Bodies and Religions: Powers and Agencies in Europe’, edited by Mariecke van den Berg, Jelle Wiering, Anne-Marie Korte and myself. The book is available as hardcover or ebook. This book sheds an interdisciplinary light on ‘transforming bodies’: bodies that have been subjected to, contributed to, or have resisted social…… Continue reading Transforming Bodies and Religions: Edited volume