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Hannah Grünenthal

: Hannah Grünenthal

Building/room:  Sportturm (SpT) C6250
Phone:  +49 (0) 421 218 679 24

E-Mail:  gruenenthalprotect me ?!uni-bremenprotect me ?!.de

Member in the ZeMKI Lab: "Media and Religion"


Study of Religions with a focus on Literature and Media of Religions


Since September 2013, Hannah Grünenthal is research associate at the Institute for the Study of Religions and Religion Education of the University of Bremen. Her dissertation project about mediatisation of religion in the field of Catholicism is supervised by Professor Radde-Antweiler. From September 2006 to August 2013 she studied Science of Religions, Psychology and Modern Indology at Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg.

Research interests

European history of religions, Religions in modern and postmodern societies, Catholicism


  1. Grünenthal, Hannah (2018): The Father Said Goodbye. The German Press’ Reactions to the Resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and the Conclave. In: Journal of Religion, Media and Digital Culture, 7(3), S. 381-399.
  2. Radde-Antweiler, Kerstin/Grünenthal, Hannah (2018): Introduction. Religious Authority. Ascribing Meaning to a Theoretical Term. In: Journal of Religion, Media and Digital Culture, 7(3), S. 368-380.
  3. Radde-Antweiler, Kerstin/Grünenthal, Hannah/Gogolok, Sina (2018): „How do you feel about media?” The Roman Catholic Church in times of deep mediatization. In: Hepp, Andreas/Breiter, Andreas/Hasebrink, Uwe (Hrsg.): Communicative Figurations. Palgrave.