National Uniting Church History Conference

National Uniting Church History Conference

National Uniting Church History Conference At its meeting in 2015,  the Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia decided to establish a national historical society. This society will be launched at the first Uniting Church History Conference, to be held at Pilgrim Uniting Church in Adelaide from 9 to 12 June 2017 (Queen’s Birthday long weekend). The theme of this national conference,...

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Winner – Bruce Mansfield Prize, 2016

Winner – Bruce Mansfield Prize, 2016

The Religious History Association is proud to announce that Erc Dursteler is the winner of the 2016 Bruce Mansfield Prize for the article, “Fearing the ‘Turk’ and Feeling the Spirit: Emotion and Conversion in the Early Modern Mediterranean”, Journal of Religious History 39.4 (December 2015): 484-505. The Bruce Mansfield prize is worth AUS$500 and is awarded for the best article published in the...

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ABR FELLOWSHIP 2017 – Writing Opportunities

ABR FELLOWSHIP 2017 – Writing Opportunities

2017 ABR RAFT Fellowship Australian Book Review seeks applications for the second RAFT Fellowship.   They welcome proposals for a 6,000 to 8,000 word articles on any aspect of the role and significance of religion in society and culture. The ABR RAFT Fellowship is worth $7,500. DEADLINE Applications close 10 March 2017   FULL DETAILS including guidelines can be found on their website at:...

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CALL FOR PAPERS – 2017 Conference of the Religious History Association

CALL FOR PAPERS – 2017 Conference of the Religious History Association

2017 Conference of the Religious History Association Held in conjunction with the Australian Historical Association’s 36th Annual Conference. Conference dates: 3 – 7 July, 2017 Location: Newcastle Abstract Proposals due 31st March 2017 The Religious History Association welcomes proposals for panel sessions and individual papers exploring : interaction of gender and religion in...

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Invitation to the Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies, 5, 6 & 7 December 2016

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies.   Registration for the Fall Session (5, 6 & 7 December) is now open. You are invited to present a paper on an aspect of religious studies, or you may wish to attend as an observer. The symposium is inter-disciplinary and has a broad-based theme. The deadline for proposals is 14 November 2016.   Early...

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