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Category: Upcoming Conferences, Symposia, and Workshops

Call for Papers from the East Asian Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

October 27, 2017

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Call For Papers: Religion and Economies

March 17, 2017

Please see the attached call for papers.  Call for papers_Summerschool 2017


Call for Papers: Workshop on Gender, Religion and Family Violence

March 24, 2016

Catherine Holtmann, Director of the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research (MMFC) and Nancy Nason-Clark, director of the MMFC’s Religion and Violence Research Team at the University of New Brunswick, in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada invite researchers and graduate students to submit paper proposals for a workshop that will take place September 13-14, […]


Young Scholars in American Religion Program – Call for Applications

September 22, 2015

The Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture at IUPUI announces a program for early career scholars in American Religion. Beginning in 2016, a series of seminars devoted to the enhancement of teaching and research for younger scholars in American Religion will be offered in Indianapolis. The aims of all sessions of the […]


American Academy of Religion, Sociology of Religion Group’s Call for Papers

January 26, 2015

The Sociology of Religion Group (SOR) aims to bridge the gap between sociology of religion and religious studies. For the most part, these fields have been isolated from each other with scholars from each existing in separate departments, attending different meetings, and publishing in different journals. We believe that this cloistering has hindered the development […]


The Psychology of Religion / The Religion of Psychology Conference — University of Chicago

November 24, 2014

On Friday, March 6th, 2015, the University of Chicago Divinity School and the Martin Marty Center will host The Psychology of Religion/The Religion of Psychology, a conference exploring the relation between two problem children of modernity. We welcome contributions from scholars in any discipline whose research is concerned with the relationship between religion and psychology, […]


Conference Invitation: “The Holy in a Pluralistic World: Rudolf Otto’s Legacy in the 21st Century,” November 5-6, 2014

June 6, 2014

CONFERENCE INVITATION | “The Holy in a Pluralistic World: Rudolf Otto’s Legacy in the 21st Century” | UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN | 5-6 November 2014 Rudolf Otto, author of the classic “The Idea of the Holy” (org. 1917; Eng. trans., 1923), is best known today for his analysis of numinous experience — he coined the word […]


Call for Papers: Nonreligion and Secularity Research Network, 3rd International Conference, 19-20 November 2014

February 19, 2014

Call for Papers| 19-20 November 2014, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA EXPLAINING NONRELIGION AND SECULARITY IN THE U.S. AND BEYOND Conveners: Ryan Cragun (, Christel Manning (, and Phil Zuckerman ( Keynote speakers: Professor Darren Sherkat (Sociology, Southern Illinois University), Professor Lori Beaman (Classics and Religious Studies, University of Ottowa) The study of nonreligion and secularity, […]


American Academy of Religion, Sociology of Religion Group – 2014 Call for Papers

February 5, 2014

San Diego, California, November, 22-25, 2014 Deadline March 3, 2014, 5:00 PM EST.  Through PAPERS: Sociology of Religion Group Statement of Purpose:  This Group provides a forum for the discussion of empirical and theoretical research on religion and society. “Sociology” is broadly conceived; discussions will include different epistemologies, varying theoretical backgrounds, qualitative and quantitative […]


Call for Papers: Fifth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society

January 16, 2014

Proposals for paper presentations, workshops, posters or colloquia are invited for the Fifth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society being held at the University of California at Berkely in Berkeley, USA from 16-17 April. We welcome proposals from a variety of disciplines and perspectives that will contribute to the conference discourse. We also […]