Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 26 May 2015

Dear subscriber,

Please note that there was a mix-up with a couple of the calls for papers last week, and we do apologize for any inconvenience and misinformation that resulted from the mistake.

The correct information should be included below, in this week’s digest.

We would also like to remind you that you are welcome to submit any calls for papers, event notices, or job openings either by e-mailing us on or by using this form.


Calls for papers

BASR panel: Religion, Ethics, and Economic Life

September 7–9, 2015

University of Kent, UK

Deadline: June 10, 2015

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Journal: Studi e Materiale di Storia delle Religioni

Special Issue: Religion as a Colonial Concept in Early Modern History: Africa, America, Asia

Deadline: June 15, 2015

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Rethinking Boundaries in the Study of Religion and Politics

September 11–12, 2015

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 19, 2015

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Grants and awards

Sofja Kovalevskaja Award

Deadline: July 31, 2015

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Symposium: Apophasis and Art

June 19, 2015, 1 – 4 p.m.

Middlesex University, UK

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Workshop: Women negotiating secularism and multiculturalism through civil society organisations

June 30–July 1, 2015

Coventry University, UK

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Workshop: The Physicality of the Other: Masks as a Means of Encounter

November 9–11, 2015

Leipzig, Germany

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Conference: ISSR: Sensing Religion

July 2–5, 2015

Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

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Conference: European Conference on African Studies

July 8–10, 2015

Paris, France

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Conference: Emotional Geographies

June 10–12, 2015

University of Edinburgh, UK

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Conference: Yogacara Buddhism in Context

June 19–20, 2015

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

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Conference: CESNUR: Religious Innovation and Religious Change in the 21st Century

June 18–20, 2015

Tallinn University, Estonia

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