March 18, 2014

Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 18 MARCH 2014

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Calls for papers

Revisiting Gender and Religion

October 31 – November 2, 2014

Annual Meeting for the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR) / Religious Research Association (RRA)

Calls for: Abstracts

Deadline: March 25

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Muslim Women’s Activism

June 26, 2014

Enterprise Centre, University of Derby

Centre for Society, Religion or Belief, University of Derby & New Horizons in British Islam

Calls for: Abstracts

Deadline: April 4, 2014

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The Straits – Inquiries into a Crossroad

November 1-7, 2014

Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul

Calls for: Abstracts

Deadline: May 15, 2014

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ESA Sociology of RelIgion Network

September 3-5, 2014

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Calls for: Abstracts

Deadline: April 18, 2014

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“Conversions”: Religions, Transmutations and Politics

Calls for: Articles

Deadline: April 15, 2014

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Friedrich Max Müller and the Role of Philology in Victorian Thought

April 16-18, 2015

German Historical Institute London

Calls for: Abstracts

Deadline: March 31, 2014

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BASR panel: “Research among spirits, ghosts and deities: How to study non-ordinary realities”


The Open University

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37th Congress of the German Society of Sociology: “Crisis of Routines—Routines of Crisis”. Section: “Sociology of Religion”

October 6-10, 2014

Trier, Germany

Calls for: Abstracts

Deadline: April 24, 2014

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Conferences and events

Cosmology and the Self in Ancient India and Ancient Greece

July 9-12, 2014

University of Exeter

Registration deadline: May 11, 2014

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2014 Annual International Conference on Information and Religion: Information Management in Religious Organizations

June 5-6, 2014

Kent State University

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International Conference: Religion in Urban Spaces

April 9-11 April, 2014

Göttingen, Germany

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Journée d’étude Jeunes Chercheurs: “Autour du carnaval. Jeux de masques et jeux de rôles.”

May 21, 2014

École Doctorale Sciences de l’Homme et de la Société

Université du Littoral-Côte d’Opale

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Death Online Research Symposium

April 9-10, 2014

Collingwood College Durham University

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Journal of Religion in Japan

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Scholarships and grants

The John Templeton Foundation (JTF)

Deadline: April 1, 2014

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