6th International Conference Buddhism & Australia

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 2, 2017 to February 4, 2017
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Chinese History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology, Social Sciences

The IC Buddhism & Australia is pleased to announce the call for the 6th International Conference Buddhism & Australia that will be held on
2-4 February, 2017 in Perth, Western Australia.

The conference investigates the history, current and future directions of Buddhism in Australasia and invites scientists and Buddhists to present their latest researches on Buddhism.

 Main themes in 2017

* Buddhism in Australia (history, teachers, activities etc.)

* Chinese Buddhism in our days

* Western Buddhism

* An online Chinese Buddhist Encyclopedia

The organizers are open to proposals for contributions on Buddhist history, philosophy, texts as well for proposals on any related theme.

The conference program will include a case study

               "Lets have a look at WA Buddhist life II"

which introduces WA Buddhist communities and temples.
(Last year  photos are available on website.)

What to Send

Proposals may be in Word or RTF formats with the following information:

*author(s);
*affiliation as you would like it to appear in program
*email address,
*title of proposal,
*body of proposal; no more than 250 words,
*up to 10 keywords.
*CV max 2 pages

Time for paper presentation is 30 min (including Q & A). Papers to be presented in the conference will be published on conference website. Papers must not have previously been published and, if accepted, cannot be published though other media.

Deadline for Abstracts: October 20, 2016
Participants will be notified by October 25, 2016

Deadline for Full-Article: December 30, 2016

Please submit an abstract of your paper and CV (max of 2 pages) by the following email: info@buddhismandaustralia.com
We acknowledge receipt and answer to all proposals submitted. Please use another email (estoniannyingma@gmail.com) if you have not received confirmation from us in 5 days.

Registration

To participate in the conference Buddhism & Australia 2017 please contact
Ms Marju Broder by the following email: info@buddhismandaustralia.com ( or estoniannyingma@gmail.com)
For more information:www.buddhismandaustralia.com

Contact Info: 

Ms Marju Broder
Organizing Chair
Email: info@buddhismandaustralia.com
mob +61 0405549923