Tag Archives: politics

Feb 15-17, Conference on Religion and Politics in a Post-Secular World, USA

[ February 15, 2013 to February 16, 2013. ] A conference on Religion and Politics in a Post-Secular World: The Sixth Annual Telos Conference will be held in New York City, February 15-17, 2013.

The goal of the 2013 Telos Conference will be to investigate the changing relationship between religion and politics.  For more information, please visit the website at http://telosinstitute.net/conference/

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CFA Deadline: Feb. 8, Symposium on ““Religious Studies and Global Peace”, Turkey

[ February 4, 2013 to February 8, 2013. ] Necmettin Erbakan University Faculty of Thelogy, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of its Faculty of Theology, will organize an International symposium on “Religious Studies and Global Peace”, to be held in Konya, the city of the great mystic thinker, Mawlana Jalal al-Din Rumi.

Submission deadline for abstracts is 08 February, 2013.

The [...]

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CFP Deadline: Dec 1, “Politics of Religion” Graduate Student Symposium. USA

[ November 1, 2012 8:00 pm to November 30, 2012 8:00 pm. ] UNAOC Research Network Partner Florida State University’s Graduate Student symposium, February 22 2013 – February 24 2013 , will be centered on the theme “Politics of Religion.”

Students from all fields with interdisciplinary interests in the study of religion and at all levels of graduate study are encouraged to submit paper proposals.

Possible topics include, but are not [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov 30, Panel on “Religion and Politics in Southeast Asia,” Portugal.

[ October 29, 2012 to November 29, 2012. ] CALL FOR PAPERS, 7th EUROSEAS Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 2nd-5th July 2013
PANEL 84 – RELIGION AND POLITICS IN CONTEMPORARY SOUTHEAST ASIA: NEW APPROACHES AND NEW PERSPECTIVES

Panel organizer(s):
Kikue Hamayotsu (Northern Illinois University), Eunsook Jung (Fairfield University), and Erik Kuhonta (McGill University)

Abstract:
In recent years, expanding scholarship in the sub-field of religion and politics has made considerable contributions to [...]

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Oct 25 Conversation: Jesse Jackson, Katrina Vanden Heuvel, on Politics, Religion, and the Presidential Race, USA

[ September 25, 2012 to October 24, 2012. ] The IRCPL at Columbia University will feature a wide-ranging discussion with the Reverend Jesse Jackson, the legendary civil rights leader and first major African American presidential candidate, and Katrina vanden Heuvel, the acclaimed social critic and publisher of The Nation magazine, on matters of race, religion, and politics in America today on Oct 25, 2012, [...]

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Conference, Sep. 4-5, “Comics, Religion & Politics,” Lancaster, UK

[ September 4, 2012 to September 5, 2012. ] ‘Comics, Religion & Politics’ Conference, 4-5th September 2012
Lancaster University, UK.

Alongside the continued popularity of political themes in comics recent years have also seen the rise of religious themes entering into the medium. The aim of this conference is to explore the relationship between comics, religion and politics in greater depth, to show how through the [...]

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June 6-7, Workshop on “Religion, Politics and Policy-making in Russia,” Tartu, Estonia

[ June 6, 2012 8:00 am to June 7, 2012 5:00 pm. ] A workshop will be held on “Religion, Politics and Policy-making in Russia: Domestic and International Dimensions,” 6-7 June, 2012 organized by the Center for EU-Russia Studies at the University of Tartu, Estonia.

The workshop is meant to highlight new research on the questions of religion and politics in Russia, to foster collaborative relations for future projects, [...]

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