Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 2 October 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find three conference call for papers, two grant, four events and conferences, and one journal call for papers opportunities.

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Conference Calls for Papers

2020 Psychology of Religion and Spirituality Preconference

27 February 2020. New Orleans, US

Deadline: 15 November 2019

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IAHR panel: “Hierarchy and Dependency in Manichaeism”

23-29 August 2020. Dunedin, New Zealand

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Anthropology and Geography: Dialogues Past, Present and Future

4-7 June 2020. British Museum/SOAS, UK

Deadline: 8 January 2020

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BSA Annual Conference: Reimagining Social Bodies: Self, Institutions and Societies

21–23 April 2020. Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Deadline for Abstracts: 11 October 2019

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Funding Opportunity: Global Religion Research Initiative

Deadline: 18 November 2019

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ICSOR Grant Program

Deadline: 30 March 2020

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Events and Conferences

Sources for Scottish Catholic History: A Symposium

5 October 2019. University of Aberdeen, UK

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Masterclass on ‘Critical Religion’

Visiting UoN Fellow Prof Naomi Goldenberg

4 December 2019. University of Newcastle, Australia

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Religion Now! Seminar series

One Tuesday a month until June 2020. Edge Hill University, UK

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SocRel Annual Conference

Beyond Binaries in the Sociology of Religion

14 July – 16 July 2020. University of York, UK

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Journal Call for Papers

Phenomenology of Religious Experience IV: Religious Experience and Description

Topical issue of Open Theology

Deadline: 31 March 2020

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