Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 5 August 2014

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Now, for this week’s digest:

Calls for papers

Conference: Religion, Citizenship and Public Policy

November 14–15, 2014

Dongguk University, South Korea

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: September 9, 2014

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Conference: ISARS: Sacred Landscapes and Conflict Transformation. History, Space, Place and Power in Shamanism

October 9–13, 2015

Delphi, Greece

Calls for: abstracts, panels

Deadline: October 31, 2015 (Note: CfP says 2014.)

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Conference: Grounding the Sacred through Literature and the Arts

July 23–26, 2015

Australian Catholic University, Australia

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: February 27, 2015

More information (pdf)

Special issue: Nova Religio: New Religious Movements and the Visual Arts

Calls for: CVs, articles

Deadline: September 20, 2014 (CVs), January 15, 2015 (articles)

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Two postdocs in Islamic Studies

University of Chester

Deadline: August 8, 2014

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Several positions open for application in Middle Eastern Studies and related fields

University of Oslo

Deadlines: September 25, October 1, 2014

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