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The Center for Sermon Studies at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia announces its second annual Conference on Sermon Studies, to be held October 11-14, 2018, in Montreal, Quebec.
The conference is multidisciplinary and interfaith. The organizers’ goal is to bring scholars, practitioners, and interested laypersons together to discuss sermon texts and the art of preaching from a variety of academic and religious perspectives.
The theme for 2018 is “Space, Place, Context.” Topics related to the theme might include
For thirty-five years the U.S. Catholic Historian has published theme-based issues relevant to the history of American Catholicism. An upcoming issue will address the theme of suburban Catholicism. Contributions could include, but are not limited to, historical studies of the following:
· Catholics’ post-World War II move to the suburbs
Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
June 22-24, 2018
Registration is now open.
The Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists (CQHA) will hold its next biennial conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst on June 22-24, 2018. The conference will be followed by an optional post-conference bus tour to Quaker sites in Massachusetts and Rhode Island on June 24-26.
(un)Holy Spies: Religion and American Espionage in World War II
Matthew Sutton, Washington State University