Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 22 April 2014

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Calls for papers

Psychoanalysis, Culture and Society

June 14, 2014

Centre for Psychoanalysis Middlesex University, London, UK

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: May 23, 2014

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Approaching the Liminal. Pushing the Boundaries of Continental Philosophy

1st Annual Pittsburg Continental Philosophy Conference

September 26 – 27, 2014

Duquesne University, USA

Calls for: paper and panel proposals

Deadline: June 15, 2014

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Claremont Journal of Religion

“Fundamentalism, Extremism and Dogmatism”

Calls for: papers and cover art

Deadline: May 1, 2014

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Conferences and events

The Origins of the Self: India and Greece

June 21, 2014. 9:15 AM – 5:00 PM

University of Exeter

London, UK

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37th Denton Conference on Implicit Religion: Agenda

May 9 – 11, 2014

Denton Hall,

West Yorkshire, UK

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EASR Annual Conference: Agenda

May 11 – 15, 2014

University of Groningen, The Netherlands

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The Transatlantic: Towards a scholarship of learning and teaching

May 1, 2014. 10:00 AM

The Foresight Centre University of Liverpool, UK

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Religion and Belief in Higher Education

Society for Research into Higher Education

May 29, 2014. 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM

London, UK

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Making Sense of Religion: Performance, Art and Experience

Universidade Nova Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

May 22 – 24, 2014

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Workshop: ESSWE: “Alterations of Consciousness”

May 10, 2014. 10:30 AM – 6:00 PM

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Religions, Philosophies and Ethics

Bath Spa University

Deadline: April 24, 2014

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PhD scholarship: Islam and Secularism in Contemporary Europe

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 6, 2014

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PhD scholarship: Literary paradigms in the biography of Muhammad (sira) and prophetic tradition (hadith)

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 6, 2014

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Lectureship in Contemporary East Asian Studies

University College Cork, Ireland

Deadline: May 29, 2014

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