Dr. Marco Lazzarotti
Cultural Anthropologist - lectures, seminars, workshops
Place, Altery, and Narration in a Taiwanese Catholic Village. Palgrave Macmillan,
Articles and Book Chapters
Lazzarotti, Marco. 2022. Meeting of Cultures and Architectural Dialogue: The Example of the Dominicans in Taiwan. Religions 13, no. 11: 1094
Place, the Locus of Alterity. In Human Coordinates: Rethinking Space and Place Across Disciplines., Mariorani, A., Mancini, B., Rao, eds., Cambridge Scholars. 2021
Taiwan. In World Christian Encyclopedia, 3rd edition. Todd M. Johnson and Gina Zurlo eds. Edinburgh University Press, 2020
Democrazia, tecnologia e prevenzione. La risposta delle democrazie asiatiche al Covid-19. In Pandemia 2020. La vita quotidiana in Italia con il Covid-19. Curato da Alessandra Guigoni e Renato Ferrari. M&J Publishing House. April 2020
To be or not to be: A few reflections on ethics, anthropology and the Enlightenment. In AntropoWebzin 1-2/2017, 39-46.
Modern Life Traditional Death. Tradition and Modernization of Funeral Rites in Taiwan. Fu Jen International Religious Studies Vol.8.1 (N. Summer 2014), 108-126
2013 How the Universal Becomes Domestic: An Anthropological Case Study of the Shuiwei Village, Taiwan. In The Household of God and Local Households: Revisiting the Domestic Church. Knieps-Port le Roi T., Mannion G., De Mey P. Editors. Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium (BETL), 254., Leuven: Peeters Publishers.
Del Bello, della morte e di altre storie. Alcune riflessioni antropologiche a margine del rituale shaowangchuan ç??ç??è?¹ in Taiwan. Paper written for Quaderni del Centro Studi Asiatico, Bangladesh â?? Filippine â?? Giappone â?? Indonesia â?? Taiwan. Xaverian Missionaries, Osaka - Japan. Volume 6/1 (2011)
The Internal Structure of Dialogue. Two Taiwanese Case Studies. Paper written for the Fu Jen International Religious Studies Vol. 4.1 (N. Summer 2010), 19-36
Dialogo fra Culture a Taiwan. Paper written for Quaderni del Centro Studi Asiatico, Bangladesh â?? Filippine â?? Giappone â?? Indonesia â?? Taiwan. Xaverian Missionaries, Osaka - Japan. Volume IV/1 (2009)
We are all children of God: Conversion as a re-semantization of the Chinese Family Structure. ARI Conference on Catholicism, Family, and Asian Societies (10-11 February 2022, Singapore) via Zoom
Rituals Encounters and Cultural Dialogue: Two Taiwanese Case Studies. Paper Presented at the EACS 2021, the 23rd Biennial Conference of the European Association for Chinese Studies . Via Zoom
Christianity in China: Impact, Interaction and Inculturation. Respondent of Professor Yang Huilin (Renmin University). Conference organized by Gregoriana University. Rome, 22-23 March 2018
Disrupture and Reconstruction: Mobility and Belonging in Taiwanese Kinship. Paper presented at the German Anthropological Association Conference 2017. Freie Universität Berlin, 4 to 7 October 2017.
小三通 The Link between Rupture and Continuity. Paper presented at the Workshop of the German China Anthropology Early Career Scholars Meeting: “China and Chinas: the many faces of the Nation State.” July 27-28, 2017.
To be or not to be. A Few Reflections about Ethics, Anthropology, and the Enlightenment. Paper presented at the 12 th International Students’ Conference of AntropoWeb. Pilsen (Czech Republic), 3-4 November 2016.
The world we see is the one that we narrate: multi-religious places, a Taiwanese example. German Anthropological Association GAA, 2015. 36th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Ethnology. 30 September - 3 October 2015
Because the Shaman Told me: Experiences of Conversions in Taiwan. Paper Written for the XXI IAHR World Congress of the International Association for the History of Religions. Erfurt, 23-29 August 2015
On locus and Narration: Revisiting Anthropological Agent. A Taiwanese Catholic Village Case Study: Shuiwei Village. Paper written for the Annual Conference of the Taiwan Society for Anthropology and Ethnology (2011)
Modern Life and Traditional Death. A discussion on tradition and and modernization of death rites in Taiwan. Paper written for the Death, Dying and Disposal 10. Nijmengen , 9-11 September 2011
On Agency, Locus and Person, A Brief Anthropological Discussion on Contact of Cultures. Paper written for the National Taiwan University Department of Anthropology and Academia Sinica Institute of Ethnology, cooperative training program. October 2010
Intercultural Dialogue in Taiwan. Paper written for the 7th Professional Seminar for Church Communications Offices: Church Communications: Identity & Dialogue. Rome, 26-28 April 2010
How The Universal Becomes Domestic : An Anthropological Case Study of the Shuiwei Village, Taiwan Paper written for the International Conference The Household of God and Local Households: Revisiting the Domestic Church. Leuven, 10-13 March 2010
Behind History: How histories make History. Two Taiwanese Case: Shuiwei Village and Luliao Village Catholic Community. Paper written for the Annual Conference of the Taiwan Society for Anthropology and Ethnology (2008)
BOOK REVIEW: Cong, Xiaoping: Marriage, Law and Gender in Revolutionary China, 1940-1960. INTAMS BOOK REVIEW. International Academy for Mariage and Spirituality Vol. 27/2, 2021-02-01
Limitazioni delle libertà nelle politiche pubbliche in Europa e nel Mondo, ANPI, I Sentinelli Parigi, Online meeting, 11 June 2020. 6/11
“Diffusion” and “Kerygma”: A Reflection on Erik Zürcher’s "The Buddhist Conquest of China". Gregoriana University, Rome
No vax, no covid, e la paura di essere vivi. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. December 2021
Di Virus, di Tempo e di altre Storie. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. April 2021
Coronavirus in Cina e in Corea? Da quale esempio dobbiamo imparare? Frankfurt Am Main. March, 2020
Un paese, due sistemi. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt am Main. October, 2019.
La via della seta e la via dell’Europa. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. June, 2019
Goro, Gorino e gli altri noi. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. November, 2016
Ebola: l’incubo non è ancora finito. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. April, 2016
Un grazie dalla Sierra Leone alla Comunità di Ludwigshafen. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. November, 2016
Ebola, “quasi un’altra storia”. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. March, 2014
Ebola un anno dopo. Corriere d'Italia, Frankfurt Am Main. May, 2015
Podcast and Blogs
Bifocal Glasses: Too old for an academic career? - Guest Contribution for the Blog Anthrodendum
ISAC. Series II - Episode 3 - We Are all Children of God. Marco Lazzarotti on his research paper
Bischeri Inc. Il podcast di Fabio Gori e Marco Lazzarotti
The Initiative for the Study of Asian Catholics (ISAC) . Episode 6. Marco Lazzarotti on his book: Place, Alterity and Narration in a Taiwanese Catholic Village.
L'altro: Incontri Antropologici del Terzo Tipo. - Dovunque passi trovi un tempio, Marco , Sara, e l'Antropologia delle Religioni