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Prof. Dr. Stefanie Knauss

Department of Theology and Religious Studies
Villanova University, United States


Stefanie Knauss studied theology and English language and literature at Freiburg University (Germany) and Manchester University (UK). She is now Professor of Constructive Theology/Theories & Methods of Culture an is Co-Director of the Ph.D. Program - Programming & Advising at Villanova University (USA). Her research focuses on theology and culture, body and religion, and gender/queer studies and theology. Recent publications: More than a Provocation: Sexuality, Media and Theology (Göttingen, 2014); Commun(icat)ing Bodies: Body as a Medium in Religious Symbol Systems (edited with Anna-K. Höpflinger and Alexander Ornella; Zurich/London, 2014/2015).