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

More information: https://www.capas.uni-heidelberg.de/cfp-apocalyptica-2021.html

Edited Collection on Satanism and Feminism in Popular Culture

Deadline: 31 October 2021

More information: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2021/08/06/call-for-papers-edited-collection-on-satanism-and-feminism-in-popular-culture

Events

BSA Socrel Chair’s Response Day: Teaching Religion

12 November 2021, University of Nottingham (on campus)

More information: https://www.britsoc.co.uk/events/key-bsa-events/bsa-socrel-study-group-response-day-november-2021/

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

Dr. Sarah-Jane Page

2 November 2021, online

More information: https://www.rug.nl/ggw/news/events/2021/211102-religion-gender-sexuality?lang=en

Halaloween Roundtable: Muslim Horror in the 21st Century

28 October 2021, online

More information: https://umich.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_P2_tfgcfQfWESDYyys15sg

The tree that hides the forest

The Asie-Sorbonne Association 

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

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/6060/discussions/8681976/conference-tree-hides-forest-%C2%BB

Zhuangzi and the Tragedy of Personal Freedom in Chinese History

29 October 2021, online

More information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAofuGqpj8oE9W4AGPbQK7JB6OGyp_thceg

“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

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/6060/discussions/8617076/rcwbc-colloquium-%E2%80%9Ccultivating-tenderness-and-insights-through

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

29 October 2021 and 26 November 2021, online

More information: https://www.facebook.com/244461869841936/posts/918028939151889/

Jobs

Assistant Professor – Religion and Politics or Religion and the Environment

Louisiana State University, US

Deadline: 19 November 2021

More information: https://jobs.chronicle.com/job/393155/assistant-professor-religion-and-politics-or-religion-and-the-environment

Assistant Professor of Religion – Asian Religions

University of Mary Washington, US

Deadline: 12 December 2021

More information: https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=b57b44842cdaeedf&q=Religious+Studies&tk=1fibpcrjjuebh805&from=ja&alid=5ff17cc4a50edd68af14572b&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&rgtk=1fibpcrjjuebh805

Post-Doctoral Positions    

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Call for Applications

Glasscock Center for Humanities Research, Texas A&M University

Deadline: 5 November 2021

More information: https://liberalarts.tamu.edu/glasscock/2021/10/01/postdoctoral-research-associate-call-for-applications/

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