Seeking contributors for Volume 2: The Americas, one of a four volume set titled Women’s Lives Around the World, that will provide a country by country overview of the social, political, economic, and religious situations of women throughout the world. Aimed at undergraduate and high school levels, entries will explore the women’s diverse, intersectional lives, including differences of race/ethnicity, sexual identity, social class, religion, and ability. Available entries listed below.
Six three-years fellowships are available at the University of Trieste and Udine for the 2016 joint doctoral program in History (see below for details). Application deadline: 30 July 2015. Candidates are considered also if already in possession of a PhD, provided this has been earned in another University or, if in Italy, without having previously obtained a fellowship.
The Curious Academic Publishing is pleased to announce of the release of the book "Buddhist Studies for the Curious: Why Study Buddhist Studies". Please download your FREE copy of the Kindle Edition of the book today from: http://amzn.to/1LHtYkL. Please see below for the details of the Call for Book Chapter.
This panel seeks to emphasize the diversity of women’s spiritual experiences by showing how spiritual and religious identity intersect with other vectors of difference such as gender, race, class, age, sexuality, and ability in contemporary American women’s poetry. Most religions seek to reconcile the idea of human suffering with the existence of a loving God. However, men have traditionally held a disproportionate amount of power and authority in delineating doctrinal truths regarding theodicy in the world’s major religions.
The Sixth Annual RefoRC Conference 2016 will be held May 26-28, 2016 and will hosted by the University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Theology.
Theme of Plenary Papers
The theme of the plenary papers is: 'Church' at the time of the Reformation - Invisible community, visible parish, confession, building…?
CALL FOR PAPERS:
Race, Gender, and Power in the Mormon Borderlands
The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards Research fellowships for international PhD students for a research stay in Mainz beginning in January 2016 or later
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.
Exploring Sexuality and Spirituality
Call for Participation 2016
Thursday 21st January – Saturday 23rd January 2016
London, United Kingdom