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Méadhbh McIvor

Méadhbh McIvor

Méadhbh McIvor is a social anthropologist with a particular interest in the anthropologies of law and religion. She received her PhD from the London School of Economics in 2016, where her research focused on conservative Christian activism and the politicisation of rights-based law in the United Kingdom. Her first monograph, Representing God: Christian Legal Activism in Contemporary England, was published by Princeton University Press in October 2020.

Essays

Law, Religion, and Reality Fiction

Sullivan’s scholarship reminds us that without the collective work of reimagining, to seek justice through law alone is to succumb to legal fiction.