Tag Archives: migration

Jan. 28-29, France conference on “Strangers and Pilgrims: Displacements and spatial transformations of religion in the English-speaking world.”

[ January 28, 2016 to January 29, 2016. ] The Réseau Culture et Religion dans les Pays Anglophones (CRPA) Conference,will be held in Paris, France, 28-29 January 2016 on the theme of “Strangers and Pilgrims, Displacements and spatial transformations of religion in the English-speaking world.”

The experience of migrating, moving away from familiar places—sometimes against one’s will—and relocating in foreign territories is deeply ingrained in [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 15, CRPA Conference, “Strangers and Pilgrims,” France

[ June 7, 2015 to June 15, 2015. ] The Réseau Culture et Religion dans les Pays Anglophones (CRPA) Conference,will be held in Paris, France, 28-29 January 2016 on the theme of “Strangers and Pilgrims, Displacements and spatial transformations of religion in the English-speaking world.”

The experience of migrating, moving away from familiar places—sometimes against one’s will—and relocating in foreign territories is deeply ingrained in [...]

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Oct. 23-24, Poland conference, “Religion in floating territories.”

[ October 23, 2014 9:00 am to October 24, 2014 1:00 pm. ] An international conference jointly organized by the Eurel network of sociologists and legal scholars of religion, and the Department Of Law on Religion, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland will take place October 23rd and 24th, 2014, as a 1.5-day event. The topic of the conference is “Religion in floating territories.” Topics envisaged [...]

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CFP Deadline: Aug. 31, Conference on Migration, Religion and Asia, Czech Republic

[ August 26, 2014 to August 31, 2014. ] Abstracts are invited for a conference on Migration, Religion and Asia, November 27-29, 2014, to be held at Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic

The organizers seek papers engaged in empirical, theoretical and methodological research in the study of religions, migration and Asian studies that address the following themes:
•    Religion and Migration Processes
•    Religion in the Globalized [...]

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May 11-15, NGG-EASR Conference, “Religion and Pluralities of Knowledge,” Netherlands

[ May 11, 2014 to May 15, 2014. ] The joint conference of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion (NGG) and the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) — also ranked as special conference of the International Association for the History of Religions (IAHR) — on the theme of “Religion and Pluralities of Knowledge,” will be held 11-15 May, 2014 [...]

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May 8-9, Conference on “Migration, Faith, and Action: Shifting The Discourse,” England

[ May 8, 2014 8:30 am to May 9, 2014 2:00 pm. ] A conference entitled “Migration, Faith, and Action: Shifting The Discourse,” sponsored by The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) and Las Casas Institute,  will take place in Oxford, England,  on 8-9 May 2014.

In a time when globalization emphasizes the free flow of ideas, goods, and capital, migration appears at the forefront of political agendas [...]

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CFP Deadline, Jan 31,Poland conference, “Religion in floating territories.”

[ January 26, 2014 to January 31, 2014. ] Papers are invited for the second international conference jointly organized by the Eurel network of sociologists and legal scholars of religion, and the Department Of Law on Religion, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland. This meeting will take place October 23rd and 24th, 2014, as a 1.5-day event. The topic of the conference [...]

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Migration, Diversity, Inclusion: An Agenda for Shared Prosperity

[ June 4, 2014 to June 6, 2014. ] Cities of Migration International Conference 2014

Join local government and community leaders, practitioners, experts, activists and policy-makers for a dynamic 3-day event that explores the practical realities and opportunities created by today’s hyper-diversity. Learn how we can work together to set a prosperity agenda for cities.

Program Highlights:

Opening reception at the Embassy of Canada to Germany

Mayors Panel: [...]

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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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CFP Deadline: July 25, Edited Collection, Religion and Migration in the Black Sea Region

[ July 9, 2013 7:00 am to July 25, 2013 7:00 pm. ] The Black Sea region is currently being transformed from a closed sea – due to the legacy of the Cold War – to a bridge facilitating human, economic and cultural flows. The strategic importance of the Sea as a crossroads of civilizations and religions is gradually gaining wide recognition. The various types of migration from [...]

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