Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 27 October 2021

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find two journal and book calls for papers, seven events, two jobs, and one post-doctoral position.

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Journal and Book Calls for Papers

The apocalypse as a forceful figure of thought in order to grapple with the historical experiences, present confrontations, and future possibilities of (up)ending worlds

Käte Hamburger Centre for Apocalyptic and Post-Apocalyptic Studies (CAPAS) 

Deadline: 15 November 2021

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Edited Collection on Satanism and Feminism in Popular Culture

Deadline: 31 October 2021

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BSA Socrel Chair’s Response Day: Teaching Religion

12 November 2021, University of Nottingham (on campus)

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“Religion, gender and sexuality: Embodiment as a key theoretical tool”

Dr. Sarah-Jane Page

2 November 2021, online

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Halaloween Roundtable: Muslim Horror in the 21st Century

28 October 2021, online

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The tree that hides the forest

The Asie-Sorbonne Association 

19-20 November 2021. Paris, France and online via Zoom

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Zhuangzi and the Tragedy of Personal Freedom in Chinese History

29 October 2021, online

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“Cultivating Tenderness and Insights through Introspection – What the Buddha Taught in His Own Poetry”

RCWBC Colloquium by the Research Center for World Buddhist Cultures, Ryukoku University

26 November 2021, online

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“The Expressions of Ultimate Truth in Buddhism (仏教の真理表現)” Online Workshop

29 October 2021 and 26 November 2021, online

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Assistant Professor – Religion and Politics or Religion and the Environment

Louisiana State University, US

Deadline: 19 November 2021

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Assistant Professor of Religion – Asian Religions

University of Mary Washington, US

Deadline: 12 December 2021

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Post-Doctoral Positions    

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Call for Applications

Glasscock Center for Humanities Research, Texas A&M University

Deadline: 5 November 2021

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