Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 26 September 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of The Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find three conference calls for papers, four lectures and seminars, one call for proposals, one funding, one workshop, one call for papers, and one job opportunities.

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First two books in the NAASR Working Papers series published:

Method Today

Redescribing Approaches to the Study of Religion

Edited by Brad Stoddard, McDaniel College, Maryland

Religion in Theory and Practice

Demystifying the Field for Burgeoning Academics

Russell McCutcheon, University of Alabama

Conference Call for Papers

The Fifth Biennial Christian Congregational Music: Local and Global Perspectives Conference 

30 July – 2 August 2019. Ripon College Cuddesdon, Oxford, UK

Deadline: 14 December 2018

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2019 CESNUR Conference Re-Enchanting the World: Spiritualties and Religions of the Third Millennium

5-7 September 2019. Torino, Italy

Deadline: 10 April 2019

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BSA SocRel Chair’s Response Day: Doing Diversity: ‘Decolonising’ the Social Scientific Study of Religion

21 November 2018. Imperial Wharf, London

Deadline: 12 October 2018

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Lectures and Seminars

Public Keynote – José Casanova

Early Modern Jesuit Intercultural Encounters and the Globalization of Secularities
4 October 2018. Leipzig, Germany.

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Consilience in the Study of Religion. Pushing the Discipline forward.

13 December 2018. Aarhus University, Denmark.

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Inform Seminar: Health and Healing in Minority Religions

24 November 2018

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Whence the Post-secular? A Critical Look at the Field

4 October 2018. Central European University, Hungary

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Call for Proposals

2019 EASR Conference – “Religion – continuations and disruptions”

25 – 29 June 2019. Tartu, Estonia

Deadline: 31 October 2018

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Global Religion Research Initiative

The Center for the Study of Religion and Society in the Department of Sociology at the University of Notre Dame

Deadline: 15 October 2018

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Re/presenting Islam on Campus: Implications for Higher Education

30 October 2018. SHRE, London, UK

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Call for Papers

Chapter Submissions Religion Urbanization and Moral Economies of Development in Africa

Deadline: 20 November 2018

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Advanced Assistant/Associate Professor of American Religions

UNC Greensboro

Deadline: 2 November 2018

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