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Dr Louise Child

Lecturer in Religious Studies

School of History, Archaeology and Religion

Email
childl@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4039
Campuses
5.14, John Percival Building
Users
Available for postgraduate supervision

Overview

Research interests

  • Indigenous Religions and animism
  • Anthropology, Sociology and Psychology of Religion
  • Shamanism and Possession Trance
  • Gender
  • Popular Film and television including gothic and film noir
  • Indigenous Film
  • Myth
  • Ghosts

Research networks and groups

  • Crime Narratives Network, Cardiff University
  • Interdisciplinary Film Network, Cardiff University,
  • British Association for the Study of Religion

Publications

2021

2020

2015

2013

2012

2010

2008

2007

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Emotions, Symbols and Rituals: Studying Societies Through Film.
  • Bodies, Spirits, and Souls: The Person, Ethics, and Religion.
  • Myth and the Movies

Postgraduate 

  • I am available for PhD supervision in the areas of Religion and Film, Indigenous Religions and Animism and Social Theory and Religion