Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 17 October 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of The Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find two conference calls for papers, one event, one call for proposals, and two job opportunities.

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Setting Out on the Great Way

Essays on Early Mahāyāna Buddhism

Edited by Paul Harrison, Stanford University

Conference Call for Papers

The Donner Institute Symposium: Approaching esotericism and mysticism: Cultural influences

5–7 June 2019. Åbo/Turku, Finland

Deadline: 31 December 2018

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ISSRNC 2019 Conference: “Religion/Water/Climate: Changing Cultures and Landscapes.”

13-16 June 2019. University College Cork, Ireland

Deadline for Proposals: 14 December 2018

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3rd Annual Religious Studies Graduate Conference: Sex and Religion

15-16 March 2019. UNC Charlotte, USA

Deadline: 7 January 2019

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Inform Seminar: Health and Healing in Minority Religions

24 November 2018. King’s College, London, UK

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Call for Proposals

Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality Annual Mid-Year Conference: Relational Spirituality

April 5-6, 2019. Bowling Green, Ohio, USA

Deadline: 14 January 2019

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Doctoral Researchers

“Experiments with Experience: Experimenting with Religions and Spiritual Practice as Experimentation”

University of Bern

Deadline: 15 November 2018

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Secularism and Nonreligion Editor

Deadline: 12 November 2018

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