Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest 29 April 2014

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Calls for papers

Third International Krakow Study of Religions Symposium: Religions: Fields of research, methods and perspectives

October 27–29, 2014

Krakow, Poland

Calls for: abstracts, panels

Deadline: June 15, 2014

More information (pdf, Polish, English) 

We are the Folk?: Rethinking Folklore in the Twenty-first Century

October 22–24, 2014

Lisbon, Portugal

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: May 31, 2014

More information (pdf)

Conferences and events

Katábasis dans la tradition littéraire et religieuse de la Grèce ancienne

(Katábasis in the Ancient Greek Literary Tradition and Religious Thought)

May 2–5, 2014

Université de Montréal, Musée de la Civilisation, Université Laval, Canada

More information (French)

Conversations about Therapy and Spirituality: The therapeutic role of meditation. Secular, Buddhist and Christian perspectives

May 30, 2014

University of Edinburgh, UK

More information

EASR 2014: Program book available for download

More information (pdf)


Lectureship in Contemporary East Asian Studies

University College Cork, Ireland

Deadline: May 29, 2014

More information

Tenure-track position for a full professorship in “Islamic Origins”

University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Deadline: June 1, 2014

More information (pdf)