Research Projects

Korean Shamanism (musok)

  • The production of shamanic rituals in Seoul

  • Representations of musok in staged performances, museums, films, television programs, and the Internet

The Sewŏl protests

  • Affective protest symbols

  • The Sinking Legitimacy of President Park

  • Landscapes of Mass Cooperation in Seoul after the Sewŏl Disaster

Tsaddik Rituals

  • Identity conflicts of secular pilgrims

  • Vernacular dialectics in the production of sacred places