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CFP Deadline: Aug. 30, Conference, Literature in Times of Religious Fundamentalism, India

[ August 25, 2014 to August 30, 2014. ] The Archive India Institute invites abstracts for its conference on “Literature in Times of Religious Fundamentalism,” to be held January 11, 2015, in Bangalore, India.

It is a widely acknowledged fact that we live in increasingly turbulent times. There has been a resurgence of religious fundamentalism in the last two decades the world over. This has [...]

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CFA Deadline: Oct. 21, Seminar on “Holocaust Literature: Teaching Fiction and Poetry,” USA

[ September 23, 2013 to October 21, 2013. ] The Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the US Holocaust Museum announces the 2014 Hess Faculty Seminar to be held January 3-8, 2014. The seminar is designed for professors teaching or preparing to teach English, Jewish studies, modern languages, literature, or other courses with a Holocaust-related literature component. Sessions will focus on imaginative responses to [...]

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CFP deadline: June 30, Book Chapters, “Muslims of Malabar: History, Texture and Mindscape,” India

[ May 30, 2013 to June 30, 2013. ] Historical studies on Malabar are an expanding field that has generated extensive interests in recent times. However, some of the historical representations are out of the line with reality as they still center on specific images of ‘rebellion’ and ‘violence’ that occurred in this region in relation to the colonialism. Therefore, general mutations and deliberate [...]

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CFP Deadline: May 1, Special Issue on “Zora Neale Hurston: Art, Religion, and the History of the African Diaspora”

[ April 3, 2013 to May 1, 2013. ] The Initiative for the Study of Religion and Spirituality in the History of Africa and the Diaspora (RASHAD) is seeking contributions for a special issue of The Journal of Traditions and Beliefs on Zora Neale Hurston: Art, Religion, and the History of the African Diaspora. This special issue is co-edited by Dr. Regennia N. Williams, [...]

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Oct. 19-21, Sikhi(sm), Literature and Film Conference, USA.

[ October 19, 2012 9:00 am to October 21, 2012 6:00 pm. ] Sikh Studies Conference: Sikhi(sm), Literature and Film, Department of Religion, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, USA, Fall 2012, October 19-21st.  Sponsored by the
Sardarni Kuljit Kaur Bindra Chair in Sikh Studies

Sikhi(sm), Literature and Film
Hofstra University and the Sardarni Kuljit Kaur Bindra Chair in Sikh Studies are excited to announce a conference on the literary and visual cultures [...]

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