Call for Papers for an edited volume "Litany in the Arts and Culture"

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
June 20, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Composition & Rhetoric, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Music and Music History, Religious Studies and Theology

 

Call for Papers for an edited volume

Litany in the Arts and Culture

Authors wanted for new series on religion, politics, and society

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Human Rights, Political Science, Public Policy, Religious Studies and Theology

ABC-CLIO is seeking authors to write short books for a new series, "Religion in Politics and Society Today." Each book is around 70,000 words and examines a broad topic related to the intersection of religion, politics, and contemporary society. Intended for advanced high school students and undergraduates, each book provides a short overview essay, chronology, 40 to 50 encyclopedia entries, and an annotated bibliography. Possible volume topics include:

Research, Travel and Event Grants Available from Historical Society of the Episcopal Church

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
May 15, 2018
Location: 
Wisconsin, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Historic Preservation

The Historical Society of the Episcopal Church invites applications from individual scholars as well as academic and ecclesiastical groups for grants to support significant research, conferences, and publications relating to the history of the Episcopal and Anglican churches in North America, the worldwide Anglican Communion, and the Church of England. Grants are usually modest, generally $1,000-$2,000, though more or less may be awarded depending on number of awards and amount of funds available.

Call for Papers and Cover Art

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, World History / Studies, Graduate Studies, Humanities, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

The Intermountain West Journal of Religious Studies, affiliated with the Religious Studies program at Utah State University, is seeking article submissions from undergraduate and graduate students. Published annually, each issue features a variety of topics relating to the academic study of religion.

The Journal is also seeking potential book reviewers. Students with experience in religious studies or related fields are encouraged to contact the journal for a current list of books.

Manross Lecture and Historical Society of the Episcopal Church Banquet and Annual Meeting

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
June 16, 2018
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, History Education, Sociology

SOCIETY BANQUET TO FEATURE MANROSS LECTURE

 

Call for Submissions: India, Religion, and Performance

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Dance and History of Dance, Fine Arts, Religious Studies and Theology, South Asian History / Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Scholars and artists are invited to submit essays, artist statements, interviews, book reviews, and performance reviews for Ecumenica’s first issue as a publication of Penn State University Press. Es- says may concern any topics that involve performance, religion, and India. In the vein of performance studies, we welcome scholarship on theatre, performance art, and also the activity of religion, includ- ing ritual, pilgrimage, festival, devotional practice, etc. We also welcome work on relevant theory and religious concepts, such as rasa and bhakti.

Special Number on Yoga Philosophy

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology, South Asian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

Prabuddha Bharata is a monthly English journal devoted to the social sciences and the humanities started in 1896 by Swami Vivekananda and is in its 123rd year now. The January 2019 issue of Prabuddha Bharata will be on the theme Thoughts on Yoga. One can submit a paper on any aspect of Yoga philosophy for this special issue with a 250-word abstract. The word range is 3000-6000 and the last date is 31 August 2018.

Lucia Dolce, Lecture on Japanese Buddhism, April 30, 2018, Princeton University

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Location: 
New Jersey, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Japanese History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Please join us for a public lecture on Monday, April 30, 4:30 pm, Princeton University, Jones Hall, Room 202. Lucia Dolce (SOAS University of London) will speak on "A (Presumably Chinese) Tantric Scripture and Its Exegetical Practices: The Yuqijing in Medieval Japan." This special lecture marks the inauguration of The Numata Visiting Scholar and Program Fund, Princeton University.

 

 

 

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