Prof. Seán McLoughlin

Prof. Seán McLoughlin

Professor of the Anthropology of Islam (Muslim Diasporas)

Tel. +44 (0)113 343 3643 Twitter @LeedsUniHajjRes

Summary: Anthropology and Sociology of Islam and Muslim Diasporas. Muslims in Britain and Europe. Migration, Diaspora, Transnationalism, Pilgrimage. Culture, Religion, Ethnicity, Identity Politics, the State.

Location: Botany House 1.05

Public Engagement

2015 “Rewriting Bradford: City, Culture & Changing Representations” in collaboration with Bradford Literature Festival, AHRC/British Academy, Being Human Festival, £4000, Co-I, http://beinghumanfestival.org/event/rewriting-bradford-city-culture-and-changing-representations/

2015 The Hajj, Ethnography and British Muslims, AHRC, 10th Anniversary Image Gallery, £4,000, PI,

www.ahrc.ac.uk/research/readwatchlisten/imagegallery/hajjethnographybritish/

2014- UK Hajj industry, pilgrim community & general public facing reports, (travelling/online) exhibitions & media/social media on British Muslims and the Hajj, https://arts.leeds.ac.uk/hajj/

2014 "", 3* REF Impact Case Study featuring British Museum Hajj exhibition collaboration

2013 Roundtable on "Tackling Non-Violent Islamist Extremism", Depatment of Community Local Government, London

2011 "Community Religions Project – 35th Anniversary", Curation of Public Exhibition of Archived and Newly Commissioned Photographs and Website, together with Dr Mel Prideaux, West Yorkshire Archive Service and Leeds' students, Higher Education Innovation Fund and Higher Education Academy, £5,600, PI, https://arts.leeds.ac.uk/crp/