Tag Archives: culture

Nov. 28-30, 7th Al-Jami’ah Forum, Indonesia

The Seventh Al-Jami’ah Forum will be held on the theme “Religious Authority, Piety and Activism: Ulama in Contemporary Muslim Societies,” 28-30 November, 2014, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. This conference will bring together scholars and researchers from various scientific and nationality backgrounds … Continue reading

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Aug. 28-29, Conference, Holy Crap! Intersections of the Popular and the Sacred in Youth Cultures, Finland

Holy Crap! is an international conference organized by the Finnish Youth Research Society and Network, focusing on the interrelations between popular culture, youth and the sacred. The conference, to be held August 28-29, 2014, in Helsinki, Finland, aims at interrogating … Continue reading

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CFP Deadline: Aug. 22, The Seventh Al-Jami’ah Forum, Indonesia

The Seventh Al-Jami’ah Forum will be held on the theme “Religious Authority, Piety and Activism: Ulama in Contemporary Muslim Societies,” 28-30 November, 2014, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. This conference will bring together scholars and researchers from various scientific and nationality backgrounds … Continue reading

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Aug. 4-6, Intl. Society for Media, Religion and Culture Conference, UK

The International Society for Media, Religion and Culture Conference will be held August 4-6 in Canterbury, Kent, UK.  Over the past decade the study of media, religion and culture has broadened out from interests in media representation to thinking about … Continue reading

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Apr. 23-25, UK Conference on “Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010.”

A Conference on “Towards the Ends of the Earth: Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010,” will be held at the University of Southampton, 23-25 April 2014. The conference is organized by the Centre for Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies, … Continue reading

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CFP Deadline: Dec. 15, “Media and Religion” pre-conference, USA

Call for Papers for ICA Pre-Conference on “Media and Religion”: Betwixt and Between Sponsored by the Philosophy, Theory and Critique Division of the International Communication Association, 22 May 2014 at the Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington “Media … Continue reading

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The Centre for Cross-cultural Communication

The Centre for Cross-cultural Communication was established in 2010 by Prof Enes Eryarsoy and his friends to promote mutual understanding and intercultural activities among people of different faiths and culture. It also aims at fighting discriminations and Islamophobia. Also, it … Continue reading

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The Krio of West Africa

The Krio of West Africa – Islam, Culture, Creolization and Colonianism in the Nineteenth Century is a book by Gibril R. Cole. While presenting results from the first sustained historical research after the end of Sierra Leone’s brutal civil war, … Continue reading

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CFA Deadline: Aug. 16, UK Conference on “Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010.”

Call for Papers: Conference on “Towards the Ends of the Earth: Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010,” University of Southampton, 23-25 April 2014. The conference is organized by the Centre for Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies, University of Southampton, … Continue reading

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Toolkit for “Uncommon Ground”

This Teaching Tolerance toolkit accompanies the article “Uncommon Ground,” and provides a classroom activity to celebrate diversity and build common ground by making personal story quilts. The toolkit can also be used for inspiration in the classroom making use of … Continue reading

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