Description of the research project ”Pinocchio goes to church: The religious life of avatars”.
So far published (online and in English) related papers/articles:
Digital church and media: In a historical and contemporary context, Masaryk University Journal of Law and Technology 2012:1.
”’Let there be digital networks and God will provide growth?’: Comparing aims and hopes of 19th century and post millennial Christianity”, i Digital religion, Social Media and Culture: Perspectives, Practices and Futures, eds. Pauline Cheong, Charles Ess, Stefan Gelfgren, Peter Fisher-Nielsen (New York, 2012).
(& Peter Fischer-Nielsen) “Conclusion: Religion in a Digital Age: Future Developments and Research Directions”, i Digital religion, Social Media and Culture: Perspectives, Practices and Futures, eds. Pauline Cheong, Charles Ess, Stefan Gelfgren, Peter Fisher-Nielsen (New York 2012).
(& Jim Barrett), “Learning Places: A Case Study of Collaborative Pedagogy in Online Virtual Worlds”, in G. Vincenti & J. Braman (Eds.) Multi-User Virtual Environments for the Classroom: Practical Approaches to Teaching in Virtual Worlds (Hershey, 2011).
”Virtual Churches, Participatory Culture, and Secularization”, in Journal of Technology, Theology, and Religion 2010.
”Virtual Churches: Transforming Religious Values and Practices”, in Changing Societies – Values, Religions, and Education.
See also my page on Academia.edu for an overview of my academic work.