Lili Di Puppo, Postdoctoral Researcher

Lili Di Puppo was previously Assistant Professor of Sociology at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. She is convenor of the European Association of Social Anthropology’s network ‘Muslim Worlds’. Her research focuses on religion and identity, memory, experiences of divine presence in Muslim communities and environmental movements and spirituality in the Eurasian region. She has done fieldwork in the Volga-Ural Region of Russia and in Georgia, and published her work in EthnicitiesGlobalizationsEast European PoliticsContemporary Islam, the Anthropological Journal of European Cultures and Global Crime. She is co-editor of the book Peripheral Methodologies: Unlearning, Not-Knowing and Ethnographic Limits (Routledge, 2021).