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Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies, 2016

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in News | Comments Off on Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies, 2016

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies, 2016

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the  Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies. Registration for the Summer Session (1, 2 & 3 August) is now open. The meeting will be held at The Old Library in the Oxford University Church of St Mary.  Constructed in 1320, The Old Library is the first university (as opposed to college) building in Oxford and therefore uniquely important; this is where the nascent University began. The sessions will be hosted by Canon Brian Mountford MBE, Vicar of St Mary’s. Dr. Mountford is a Fellow and...

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CALL FOR PAPERS – EHS Conference

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CALL FOR PAPERS – EHS Conference

Ecclesiastical History Society Conference: The Church and Empire 26-28 July 2016 – University of Edinburgh Plenary speakers: Stuart Jay Brown (Edinburgh) Gillian Clark (Bristol) Ruth Macrides (Birmingham) Ronnie Hsia (Penn State)     Deadline: 15 April The conference will explore the relations of Churches and empires, and Christian conceptions of empire, in the ancient, medieval, early modern and modern periods, as well as the role of empire in the global expansion of Christianity. Themes that could be explored in papers...

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Voyages and Visions : A Symposium in Honour of John Gascoigne and Ian Tyrell

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Voyages and Visions : A Symposium in Honour of John Gascoigne and Ian Tyrell

Voyages and Visions : A Symposium in Honour of Scientia Professors John Gascoigne and Ian Tyrrell (Emeritus) This landmark three-day event brings together historians from all over Australia and internationally to share ground-breaking new work on empires and exploration, cross-cultural encounters, the history of science, American exceptionalism, and social and environmental visionaries. Join us to celebrate the inspirational careers of two of Australia’s most eminent historians: UNSW Scientia Professors John Gascoigne and Ian Tyrrell. Date:...

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