Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 19 January 2015

Esteemed subscribers,

Do you have a call for papers to announce? A conference? Workshop? Seminar? Symposium? Colloquium you’d like to share some information on? How about an anthology or a special journal issue?

If you would like to share it with us and other RSP subscribers, it will be our pleasure to include your call or announcement in our Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest, so please do not hesitate to forward such announcement to us at!

Calls for papers

Symposium: Society for the Study of Religion and Transhumanism

June 27, 2015

Lancaster University, UK

Deadline: March 31, 2015

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Book: De Gruyter Open: Inaugural volume on series on Hinduism

Deadline: February 28, 2015

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Conferences and events

Inform Winter Seminar: Innovation, Violence and Paralysis: How do Minority Religions Cope with Uncertainty?

February 7, 2015, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

London School of Economics, UK

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(Please note that, among all the interesting presentations featured, you will also find one by  our editor-in-chief, David Robertson.)

Ageing: Histories, Mythologies, Taboos

January 30–31, 2015

University of Bergen, Norway

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Building a Politics of Hope: Exploring the role and impact of faith-based leadership in local communities

February 24, 2015, 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM

St Bride Foundation, London, UK

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Religion and Political Theory Centre lectures

February 3, March 23, July 9, 2015


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Junior Fellowships for Young Female Researchers/Postdoctoral Scholars

The Max Weber Center, University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: January 31, 2015

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