The Visual Culture of Iconoclasm and Atheism

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 10, 2022 to June 11, 2022
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Historic Preservation, Religious Studies and Theology, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies

The Center for Icon Studies’ Third International Conference The Visual Culture of Iconoclasm and Atheism is organized and sponsored by the Museum of Russian Icons, in Clinton, MA (USA), this virtual conference is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Images of Atheism: The Soviet Assault on Religion curated by conference chair Dr. Wendy Salmond.

CFP/Appel à contributions: Editing, Translating and Interpreting the Greek Fathers in the French-Speaking Regions of Europe (1450-1650)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2022
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Classical Studies, French History / Studies, Intellectual History, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology
 
 

Scottish Church History Society Essay Prize - CFP

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
June 12, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, British History / Studies, Humanities

The Scottish Church History Society welcomes entries to its annual essay prize competition. Current PhD students and recent PhD graduates (those who graduated after 1 Jan 2020) working on any aspect of Scottish Church history are eligible to apply. The deadline is midnight on 12 June 2022.

Conversations on South Asia with Shenila Khoja-Moolji

Type: 
Event
Subject Fields: 
Sexuality Studies, Sociology, South Asian History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

How do politics and emotion intersect? How might our understandings of sovereignty change if we account for feelings and emotions? How is gender mobilized in assertions of sovereignty? 

Making the Pakistani state and Pakistan-based Taliban her objects of study, Shenila Khoja-Moolji (Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, Bowdoin College) contemplates these questions by paying particular attention to state and non-state cultural productions that shape national publics. 

Join us to hear more!

Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies—call for papers issue 36 (2023)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2022 to December 15, 2022
Location: 
Taiwan
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

 

The Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies (JCBS) invites authors to submit articles to its issue 36 (2023). The JCBS is always seeking new original research articles in English pertaining to the historical study of Chinese Buddhism in the pre-modern and modern periods. It seeks to promote the academic study, and teaching, of all aspects of Buddhist thought, practice, social, and institutional life in China, including historical interactions with Buddhist developments in South, East, and Central Asia.

Muslims in the UK and Europe Postgraduate Symposium 2022

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 3, 2022
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Organised by the Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge

Postgraduate Symposium: Muslims in the UK and Europe

Reconstructing the Earliest Islamic History Writing from the 2nd Hijrī Century: The Case of the First Arabic Annals

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
May 5, 2022
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Research and Methodology
Description

Study of the historical origins of Islam and the caliphate has been dogged by one major problem. The earliest Arabic texts which produce our most detailed descriptions of these events were compiled in the 3rd hijrī century, some 200 or more years after the events they describe. Sceptics have argued that these texts are unreliable, reflecting later political and religious debates rather than genuine historical memory.

[5/10/22] "Encounters": A conversation with Magda Teter on "Blood Libel: On the Trail of an Antisemitic Myth" - via ZOOM Webinar

Type: 
Event
Date: 
May 10, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Jewish History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Race / Ethnic Studies, World History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

Join us on Tuesday, May 10th, 2022, at 1:00pm (EDT) | 20:00 (Israel time), for "Encounters": A conversation with Magda Teter on Blood Libel: On the Trail of an Antisemitic Myth - held via ZOOM Webinar.

Call for Papers: "Into Life:" Rethinking the Legacy of Franz Rosenzweig and Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 11, 2022
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Philosophy, Humanities

The Fund calls for papers reflecting on the lives and works of Franz Rosenzweig and Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy. The Fund particularly welcomes papers that address how the addition of newly available source material (the newly translated "Ichthys" in The Fruit of Our Lips [English] and the letters Eugen and Margrit Rosenstock-Huessy wrote to each other during the years of the "Gritli letters" [German]) enhance our understanding of their common life's work. 

Deadline: December 11th, 2022 by 11:59pm ET

CFP—Society of Jewish Ethics Annual Meeting 2023 (Deadline for Submissions May 31, 2022)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2022
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Jewish History / Studies, Philosophy, Race / Ethnic Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The next meeting of the Society of Jewish Ethics will be held January 5-8, 2023 in Chicago, IL. After virtual conferences in 2021 and 2022, this year we will be rejoining the Society of Christian Ethics and the Society for the Study of Muslim Ethics for an in-person conference. The deadline to submit proposals is COB where you live Wednesday, May 31, 2022.

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