Tag Archives: media

CFP Deadline: Dec. 15, Conference on Media, Islam and the Other Religions of the Middle East, Lebanon

[ December 8, 2014 to December 15, 2014. ] Balamand University in Lebanon is organizing a conference on “Media, Islam and the Other Religions of the Middle East,” 6th to 8th May 2015, Balamand, Lebanon.

The conference will address issues related to the development of media in the last two decades and the impact that has had on the portrayal of religion, with a focus [...]

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

[ November 28, 2014 to November 30, 2014. ] 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 to share their research interests and findings pertaining to the role of ulama in different Muslim [...]

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

[ August 20, 2014 to August 21, 2014. ] 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 to share their research interests and findings pertaining to the role of ulama in different Muslim [...]

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

[ August 4, 2014 12:00 pm to August 6, 2014 8:30 pm. ] 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 the religious uses and aesthetics of media, the significance of media for religion in public [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 9, Conference, Religion/Religious Studies in popular and American culture, USA

[ June 2, 2014 to June 9, 2014. ] The Northeast Popular/ American Culture Association will be holding its annual conference at Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island on October 24-25, 2014.

This call for papers welcomes proposals for any themes and topics related to the area of RELIGION/ RELIGIOUS STUDIES in popular and American culture.  Proposals are due no later than June 9, 2014.

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Jan 9-12, US Conference, Media and Religion Conference: The Global View

[ January 9, 2014 2:00 pm to January 12, 2014 12:00 pm. ] The Center for Media, Religion and Culture at the University of Colorado, Boulder, announces its next conference: Media and Religion: The Global View to be held at the University of Colorado Boulder on January 9-12, 2014. This is the fifth in a series of successful international conferences held by the Center. This conference brings together [...]

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

[ December 10, 2013 to December 15, 2013. ] 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 and religion” is a phrase used to describe a growing cross-disciplinary field of research. Communication scholars have [...]

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Fellowships for Europe and North American scholars, 2014-2015, Religion and the Liberal Order, USA

[ September 2, 2013 to October 1, 2013. ] Call for Proposals
The Transatlantic Academy is seeking candidates to serve as resident Fellows from September 2014-June 2015 to examine the research theme, Religion and the Liberal Order. A joint project of the German Marshall Fund of the United States, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius, the Robert Bosch Stiftung, and the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, the Transatlantic [...]

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July 29-30, Symposium on “Representation of Religions in the Media: Multidisciplinary Approaches,” UK

[ July 29, 2013 to July 30, 2013. ] This symposium, to be held July 29-30, 2013 at Liverpool Hope University, UK, will explore how religion is portrayed in the media.

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April 25-26, Conference, “Religion on the Move: Movement, Migration, Missions and new Media across Religious Traditions,” USA

[ April 25, 2013 4:00 pm to April 26, 2013 7:00 pm. ] The 2013 conference of Columbia University’s Religion Department’s Graduate Student Association, on the theme “Religion on the Move:  Movement, Migration, Missions and new Media across Religious Traditions,” will formally take place on April 26. It will be preceded by a pre-conference conversation on “MIGRANT IMAGINARIES: Religion and Migration in the African Diaspora” on the evening [...]

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