Religious Studies Digest – 8 October 2020

Welcome to another edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find two journal call for papers, one grant, three online workshop, one call for chapters, and two conference call for papers opportunities.

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Journal Call for Papers

Emic Categories and New Paths / Case Studies in the Scholarly Use of Indigenous Concepts

Thematic Issue of Religion

Deadline for Proposals: 1 February 2021

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Open call for submissions

International Journal for the Study of New Religions

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Grants for Theological Puzzles 

The Science-Engaged Theology Project, University of St Andrews

Deadline: 30 November 2020

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Online Workshops

Research Slam in tandem with Gender and Diversity in Contemporary Yoga Symposium

The International Association for the study of Religion and Gender (IARG), the Centre for Gender and Diversity of Maastricht University, and the Centre for Research on Culture and Gender of Ghent University

23 October 2020. 15.00-17.00 (GMT +1)

Registration Deadline: 10 October 2020

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NFP Bid Writing: The Basics

Mondays from 12 October – 7 December 2020. Online via Zoom

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NFP Bid Writing: Advanced

Tuesdays from 13 October – 8 December 2020. Online via Zoom

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Call for Chapters

The Esoteric Reception of East Asian ThoughtAppropriating the Dao

Ed. Lukas Pokorny and Franz Winter

Deadline for Proposals: 31 October 2020

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Conference Call for Papers

Heidelberg Center for American Studies 18th Spring Academy Conference

22–26 March 2021. Heidelberg, Germany

Deadline: 15 November 2020

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10th international conference Buddhism & Australia

18-20 February 2021. Online

Deadline for Proposals: 20 November 2020

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