The Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies is an international on-line publication of SCIRI (the Seminar for the Interdisciplinary Research of Religions and Ideologies) and SACRI (the Academic Society for the Research of Religions and Ideologies). It is a peer-review academic publication intended for professors and researchers interested in the study of religions and ideologies.
In today’s complex world religious discourse is especially crucial, considering that secularism is expanding around the globe. We seek contributions on the representation of the Virgin Mary in World Literature and Art. Comparative approaches are always welcome. Religious and cultural literacy is important for domestic and international politics, the practice of peace, harmony, justice, and social prosperity. Thus, this edited volume will help diminish religious illiteracy. Contributions are welcome from scholars in various disciplines in the humanities.
The conference program committee invites proposals for papers from academics, researchers, professionals, community leaders, and graduate students interested in the study, and involved in the application, of Applied Buddhism. The conference will focus on the exploration of two current streams of Applied Buddhism, one in Buddhist countries that have responded to changes, challenges, and needs that have arisen in their homelands and abroad, and the other in traditionally non-Buddhist countries that have explored contemporary Buddhist applications to address current issues or to meet various
Call for Papers
Confronting the Violence(s) of History: Critical Methods, Epistemologies, and Engagements The History Department’s 38th Annual Susman Graduate Student Conference
This is an open call to seek papers for an edited volume on Nepal and its Foreign Relations focusing mainly on Nepal's relations with its neighbours and other global powers. It will analyses Nepal's foreign policy and its role in regional and multilateral forums.This edited volume seeks to give an overall understanding on various aspects of Nepal's foreign relations. The broad sub-themes are (but not limited to):
We invite papers for the panel ‘P128 Alternative Religiosities in the Communist East-Central Europe and Russia: Formations, Resistances and Manifestations’ at the upcoming EASA conference in Milan, 20-23 July 2016. Please find the CFP information bellow; also feel free to contact the convenors if you have any questions.
Rasa Pranskevičiūtė (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
Egle Aleknaitė (Vytautas Magnus University)
CFP: Media Colombo 2016 – International Symposium on Media Ideology, 3-4 May 2016, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
The University of Colombo in Horan, Sri Lanka is will be hosting Media Colombo 2016 – International Symposium on Media Ideology on 3-4 May 2016. CFP Submission Deadline: 1 March 2016.
Victorians Like Us III International Conference
‘Progress. A blessing or a curse?’
Venue: School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon
Date: 26-27 October 2016
Convener: University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES)
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Austrian Studies 25 (2017): Celebrations. Festkultur in Austria
9-10 June 2016 - Workshop at the Ingeborg Bachmann Centre for Austrian Literature, Institute of Modern Languages Research / Austrian Cultural Forum, London