Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 17 September 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find one conference call for papers, two events, one job, one workshop, and one journal call for papers opportunities.

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 11 June 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find three event, one course, two journal call for papers, and one conference call for papers opportunities.
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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 30 May 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find one conference call for papers, two events, and one journal call for paper opportunities. The newest issue of Implicit Religion is out now! This issue takes an interdisciplinary look at the use of “religion” in law. It includes articles […]

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 24 May 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find two courses, two events, one call for papers, one network, and one conference call for papers opportunities.

The newest issue of Implicit Religion is out now! This issue takes an interdisciplinary look at the use of “religion” in law. It includes articles by RSP contributors Suzanne Owen and Ethan Quillen, as well as contributions from legal scholars. Check it out at http://equinoxpub.com/IR, and remember that RSP listeners get a discount on subscription!

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 25 April 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find two events, one jobs, and four grant and award opportunities.

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Ville Husgafvel

Ville Husgafvel is a doctoral student in the Study of Religion at the University of Helsinki. His research interests include contemporary mindfulness practices, Buddhism, yoga and meditation, and the concept of religion. Publications include “On the Buddhist Roots of Contemporary Non-Religious Mindfulness Practice: Moving Beyond Sectarian and Essentialist Approaches” (Temenos, 2016), The ‘Universal Dharma Foundation’ of […]

Jacqueline Hargreaves

Jacqueline Hargreaves researches the contemporary meeting place between historical practices and their application in a modern (mainly therapeutic) environment. She has a special interest in Indian Yoga traditions and Japanese Zen. Jacqueline holds a Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) from the University of NSW and has worked internationally as a consultant in Australia, Canada, USA, […]

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 21 March 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find two events and conference, two job, and two conference calls for proposal opportunities.
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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 13 February 2019

Welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find twelve conference call for papers, two journal call for papers, and three event opportunities. Be sure to check out the more recent issue of Implicit Religion! The journal is edited by our very own David Robertson and includes an article by Vivian Asimos, whose recent RSP podcast on Slenderman and Online Mythology can found here. The journal can be viewed online at equinox! Thank you so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon–and PayPal options. We are aiming for 100 patrons (currently 35) to fund planned developments over the coming year. See our donations page for details of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 9 January 2019

Happy New Year and welcome back to the latest edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find one job, three conference call for papers, and three event opportunities. 

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 5 December 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of The Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find two workshops, one prize, four conference calls for papers, and three job opportunities. 

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 28 November 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of The Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find five conference call for papers, three doctoral studentships, one job, two events and one journal call for papers opportunities.

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Transnational Gurus and the Making of a Modern Devotional Public

Through virtual extensions of her material presence, Amma has transformed herself into a non-sectarian religious “brand,” competing for devotees in a growing soteriological marketplace.

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 15 November 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of The Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find four job, two program, one network, and three event opportunities.

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On the Global Guru Circuit: From India to the West and Back Again

As transnational gurus have increasingly mobilized globally in multidirectional patterns and occupy significant virtual spaces of connectivity, the ideal that religious traditions are dependent on geographical fixity has become increasingly destabilized.