Posts tagged with: "Tudor Parfitt"

Ph.D. student studies how political extremists create a following

Ph.D. student studies how political extremists create a following

What themes and symbols allow political extremist movements to create a brand and develop potential followers? This question sparked an […]

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Editor’s Picks for Best Work

Editor’s Picks for Best Work

By Deborah O’Neil For more than a decade I’ve been having a lot of fun at FIU Magazine. We’ve done some […]

FIU Magazine Editor stepping down after more than a decade

FIU Magazine Editor stepping down after more than a decade

By Dan Grech MFA ’12 Deborah O’Neil’s first cover as editor of FIU Magazine featured His Holiness The Dalai Lama. […]

From left to right: Eliyaim Gonzalez, Aquiles Consuegra,  Natalia Liviero and Professor  Tudor Parfitt.

Studying peace and religion in Berlin

FIU students have spent the summer doing some pretty cool things. You can read about their adventures in our Summer […]

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FIU’s Papua New Guinea documentary airs on WLRN

FIU’s Papua New Guinea documentary airs on WLRN

In a remote jungle of Papua New Guinea a tribe of former cannibals claims to be one of the Lost […]

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Editor’s picks for Best of FIU Magazine 2013

Editor’s picks for Best of FIU Magazine 2013

In 2013, FIU Magazine was filled with stories success and struggle, levity and poignancy, reflection and dreams. We traveled around […]

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TEDxFIU: Exploring religion, genetics & identity

TEDxFIU: Exploring religion, genetics & identity

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Documenting the expedition: Reflections of a filmmaker

Documenting the expedition: Reflections of a filmmaker

FIU filmmaker recounts challenges and rewards of a field assignment in one of the most remote corners of the world. […]

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A life changing journey: student perspectives of Papua New Guinea

A life changing journey: student perspectives of Papua New Guinea

They were a scene in motion, the four of them pinballing through airports and slogging into the muddy backwaters of […]

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Interactive: The Lost Tribes of Israel around the world

Interactive: The Lost Tribes of Israel around the world

According to the Bible, there were 12 Tribes of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Dan, Naphtali, Gad, Asher, Issachar, Zebulun, […]

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Documentary: The Lost Tribe

Documentary: The Lost Tribe

FIU Religious Studies Professor Tudor Parfitt visits the Gogodala people of Papua New Guinea, a tribe of former headhunters who […]

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Slideshow: A vibrant tradition

Slideshow: A vibrant tradition

Echoes of the ancients resonate in the intricately carved wooden masks and fearsome deities shaped by Gogodala artisans. Their traditions […]

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Searching for identity in Papua New Guinea and the past

Searching for identity in Papua New Guinea and the past

The ancestors came by canoe from the Holy Land of Yabisaba. We know it as Jerusalem. There were two boats, […]

New York rabbis join FIU team to explore religious identity in Papua New Guinea

New York rabbis join FIU team to explore religious identity in Papua New Guinea

By Professor Tudor Parfitt, President Navon Professor of Sephardi and Mizrahi Studies, School of International and Public Affairs The 2013 […]

TEDxFIU watch parties on South Beach & at BBC

TEDxFIU watch parties on South Beach & at BBC

Don’t have tickets to the university’s event of the year – TEDxFIU? Don’t fret. You can still get the TEDx […]

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