Tag Archives: representation

Apr. 27-29, Denmark conference, “Colonial Christian missions and their legacies,”

[ April 27, 2015 to April 29, 2015. ] An international conference on “Colonial Christian missions and their legacies” will be held at the University of Copenhagen, 27-29 April 2015.

Over the past decade the entanglement of mission work and colonialism has become central to representations of Christian missions and their legacies. Indeed, discussions over the role and legacy of both Catholic and Protestant missions [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 31, Conference, “Colonial Christian missions and their legacies,” Denmark

[ October 22, 2014 to October 31, 2014. ] An international conference on “Colonial Christian missions and their legacies” will be held at the University of Copenhagen, 27-29 April 2015.

Confirmed speakers: Laura Stevens (University of Tulsa), Julie Evans (University of Melbourne), Kirsten Thisted (University of Copenhagen), Alan Lester (University of Sussex), Rebekka Habermas, (University of Göttingen)

Over the past decade the entanglement of mission work [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 31, Conference on “Representing The Holocaust, Genocide, And Mass Trauma In The 21st Century,” Australia.

[ October 5, 2013 to November 1, 2013. ] “The Future Of The Past: Representing The Holocaust, Genocide, And Mass Trauma In The 21st Century” is the inaugural cross-institutional and inter-disciplinary conference convened by Deakin University and the Jewish Holocaust Centre, to be held in Melbourne, Australia, 6-8 July, 2014 at Deakin University and the Jewish Holocaust Centre, Melbourne, Australia.

Website: https://futureofthepast2014.wordpress.com/

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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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CFP Deadline: Feb. 28, Symposium on “Representation of Religions in the Media: Multidisciplinary Approaches,” UK

[ February 13, 2013 to February 28, 2013. ] This symposium, to be held July 29-30, 2013 at Liverpool Hope University, UK, will explore how religion is portrayed in the media. Abstracts are invited by February 28 from researchers on religion and media from any academic discipline. For more details, please see this detailed call for papers.

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Sep. 10-12 Conference: Women, Authority and Leadership in Christianity and Islam Conference, UK.

[ September 10, 2012 to September 12, 2012. ] The role of women is one of the most challenging issues facing Christianity and Islam today. This international, interdisciplinary conference on  “Women, Authority and Leadership in Christianity and Islam,” will bring together leading academics, religious leaders and representatives of Muslim and Christian communities to explore questions of women’s representation, participation and leadership, and to look [...]

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Understanding the Religions and Worldviews of others

A paper which links the work of Warwick Religions and Education Research Unit (WRERU) with the Alliance of Civlizations’ aim to ‘promote understanding and reconciliation among cultures globally’ and to be involved with ‘bridge-building, facilitating, and advocating trust and understanding between cultures’. We share the Alliance of Civilizations’ vision to promote education about different religions [...]

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