Welcome to the latest RSP opportunities digest – apologies for missing last week – where you will find details of five conference calls for papers, 2 job opportunities, and 2 call for papers for journals. If you come across any opportunities of relevance to the global RS community, or if you want to promote anything yourself, then simply send an email to email@example.com and we’ll see what we can do.
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Calls for Papers
Fifth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies
9–11 April 2018, University of Exeter, UK
Deadline: 3 December 2017
Breastfeeding(s) and Religions: A cross-cultural and Interdisciplinary Perspective from Antiquity to Present
Max-Weber-Kolleg (University of Erfurt), 11-12 July 2018.
Deadline: 10 December 2017
Christianity und Mediation: Implications – Opportunities – Conflicts
14–16 March 2018, Phil.-Theol. Hochschule Sankt Georgen, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Migrant Masculinities and Global Religions. Exploring Gendered Religious Change through International Mobility, at the ETHNOGRAPHY AND QUALITATIVE RESEARCH CONFERENCE
6–9 June 2018, University of Bergamo, Italy
Deadline: 15 January 2018
2nd annual conference of the Israeli Association for the Study of Religions
“Sacred Scriptures – Their Nature and Their Place in Religions”
11–12 March 2018, The Department of Jewish Thought at Bar Ilan University
Deadline: 25 December 2017
Item Writers – AS/A-level Religious Studies
Deadline: 5 December 2017
Ph.D Studentship: Religion, Belief and Progressive Localism
Goldsmiths, University of London.
Deadline: 1 December 2017
Published in collaboration with the RSP, Implicit Religion is always keen for critically engaged articles focusing on boundary cases in the study of ‘religion’.
More information: https://journals.equinoxpub.com/index.php/IR/about/submissions
Special Issue of Religions
“Islamic Education in Contemporary World: traditions, rearticulations & transformation”
Deadline: 15 July 2018
More information: http://www.mdpi.com/journal/religions/special_issues/Islamic