Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 12 May 2015

Dear subscriber,

This week we have a plethora of proceedings, an excess of events, a flowering bouquet of functions on delicious display for your delight and, naturally, your riveting research.

We ask you to forgive our alliterations and remember to remember us by forwarding opportunities our e-mail address at when you find yourself in possession of calls for papers, event notifications, job opportunities, or other Religious Studies-related digital items that you would like to share!

Bon appétit!

Calls for papers

Journal: Aries

Special Issue: Esotericism and the Cognitive Science of Religion

Deadline: June 15, 2015 (abstract); February 1, 2016 (completed manuscripts)

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Religion as Creativity: An interdisciplinary Conference

October 2–4, 2015

Miami University, OH (!), USA 

Deadline: July 1, 2015

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Death and Identity in Scotland From the Medieval To the Modern: Beliefs, Attitudes and Practices

January 29–31, 2016

University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Deadline: October 16, 2015

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Conference: The Jewish Life of Jesus (Toledoth Yeshu) in Context: Jewish-Christian Polemics in Ancient, Medieval, and Modern History

June 29–July 1, 2015

University of Bern, Switzerland

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Conference: Grounding the Sacred through Literature and the Arts

July 23–26, 2015

Australian Catholic University, Australia

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Middle Eastern Christians in Diaspora: Past and Present, Continuity and Change

May 26–27, 2015

St Andrews, Scotland

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Old Religion and New Spirituality: Continuity and changes in the background of secularization

May 26–29, 2015

University of Tartu, Estonia

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Spirit and Sentiment: Affective Trajectories of Religious Being in Urban Africa

May 28–30, 2015

Freie Universität Berlin, Germany

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Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences

May 28–30, 2015

Ottawa, Canada

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