Webinars & Presentations

Animating Religion: Shinto in Japanese Pop Culture

Kaitlyn Ugoretz specializes in contemporary Japanese religion, online sociality, popular culture, and new media studies. Her research focuses specifically on the globalization and digitization of Shinto. In her ethnographic study of online Shinto communities, she investigates what interests and media are involved in the production and reproduction of particular knowledges of Shinto.