Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 16 February 2021

Welcome to another packed week of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find four conference call for papers, three journal call for papers, one call for book proposals, three jobs, and one fellowship opportunities.

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Conference Calls for Papers

‘Religion in Global/Local Perspectives: Diffusion, Migration, Transformation’

36th ISSR/SISR Conference

12-15 July 2021 (digital only), Taipei, Taiwan

Deadline: 28 February 2021

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2021 Implicit Religion, Race, and Representation

21-23 May 2021. Virtual

Deadline for abstracts: 15 March 2021

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Politics in the Age of Uncertainty

Australian Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2021

20-22 September 2021

Deadline for abstracts: 3 May 2021

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Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

3rd ANU Religion Conference

8-10 December 2021. Canberra, Australia

Deadline for proposals: 21 May 2021

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Journal Calls for Papers

Historizing Islam

Special issue of the Journal for the Contemporary Study of Islam

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Waikato Islamic Studies Review

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International Journal for the Study of New Religions

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Female Mystics and the Divine Feminine in the Global Sufi Experience

Special issue of Religions

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Call for Book Proposals

Modern East Asian Religion and Culture

CSP Studies in Modern East Asian Religion and Culture (MEARAC)

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Junior Professorship of Religious Studies

Westphalian Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany

Deadline: 26 February 2021

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Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (Tenure-Track)

The College of St. Scholastica, Minnesota, US

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Assistant Professor of Philosophy and History of Ideas

University of Texas, Dallas, US

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Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal  

Early-Career Fellowships in Religion and the Public Sphere

Deadline: 6 April 2021

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