Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 31 January 2014

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Calls for Papers

Denton Conference on ‘Implicit Religion’ and ‘Spirituality’

May 2014. See attached pdf for details.

The Uses of Witchcraft in Modern Germany

German Studies Association Conference, Kansas City, MO, 18-21

September 2014

Igbo Conference 2014, May 2-3, SOAS, University of London

AAR Regional Meetings


Massachusetts, New England and Canadian Maritimes region of the AAR (NEMAAR), April 26, 2014.

2014 Eastern International Regional Meeting

Syracuse University

Syracuse, New York

May 2–3, 2014

Evil Incarnate: Manifestations of Villains and Villainy

11-13 July 2014 Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Religious History Association Conference

Brisbane, Australia 8-10 July 2014

Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

October 31-November 2, 2014

JW Marriott, Indianapolis, Indiana

Interdisciplinary Conference on Religion in Everyday lives

Vienna, Austria, 28-29 March 2014.

Entangled Worlds: Science, Religion, and Materiality

Drew Theological School, New Jersey, 28-30 March 2014

Lecture – Neutrality and Religious Freedom

Daniel Weinstock, McGill University

UCL Department of Political Science, Thursday, 6 February 2014 from 17:00 to 19:00 (GMT)


Fo Guang University

Assistant Professor (or higher), Chinese Buddhism

Call for Submissions – Nomos Journal

1st Quarter 2014

Research Fellowships

(Trans-)formation of religious traditions in the context of intra- and interreligious contact

Käte Hamburger Kolleg, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany.