5. Complicating ‘Comparison’: On Perspective, Rhetoric, and Recognition in the Study of Religion
Stacie Swain [+]
University of Victoria
Stacie A. Swain is a PhD student in Political Science with a certificate in Indigenous Nationhood at the University of Victoria, in Lekwungen territories. Her research considers Indigenous ceremony and political authority in public spaces and institutions at the intersection of political science, religious studies, and Indigenous and settler colonial studies.
The author begins by addressing the conceptualization of “comparison” as an object of study and focus for dialogue.