Tag Archives: spirituality

May 26-29, Estonia conference on Old Religion and New Spirituality

[ May 26, 2015 8:00 pm to May 29, 2015 9:00 pm. ] A conference on “Old religion and new spirituality: continuity and changes in the background of secularization,” will be held at the University of Tartu, Estonia, 26-29 May 2015. This conference is organized  by the research group of religious studies of the Centre of Excellence in Cultural Theory (Estonia) in cooperation with Nordic Network, “Norms and [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 30, Israel Conference for the Study of Contemporary Religion and Spirituality

[ November 23, 2014 to November 30, 2014. ] The 7th Israeli Conference for the Study of Contemporary Religion and Spirituality, organized by the Program in Religious Studies at Tel Aviv University, will take place 3-4 May 2015, at Tel Aviv University, Israel.

This conference will continue the tradition which was formed at the University of Haifa during 2009-2012, and last two years at Tel [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 31, Conference on Spirituality in the 21st Century, Portugal

[ October 24, 2014 to October 31, 2014. ] Presentations are invited for the 5th Global Conference on Spirituality in the 21st Century, to be held Wednesday 18th March – Friday 20th March 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal.

The contemporary study of spirituality encompasses a wide range of interests. These have come not only from the more traditional areas of religious scholarship—Theology, Philosophy of Religion, History [...]

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Sep. 27, UK Workshop, Protestantism and the Superpowers

[ September 27, 2014; ] A one day workshop on ‘Protestantism and the Superpowers’, will be held on Saturday 27 September 2014 at The University of Leicester. The workshop will address the following questions: How was religion and spirituality connected with ideological conflict on both sides of the Cold War divide? In what ways did the escalating climate of fear [...]

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Aug. 28-29, Conference, Holy Crap! Intersections of the Popular and the Sacred in Youth Cultures, Finland

[ August 28, 2014 8:15 am to August 29, 2014 5:30 pm. ] Holy Crap! is an international conference organized by the Finnish Youth Research Society and Network, focusing on the interrelations between popular culture, youth and the sacred. The conference, to be held August 28-29, 2014, in Helsinki, Finland, aims at interrogating understandings of popular and youth cultures in relation to the contested phenomena of (post)secularization, re-enchantment [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 30, Protestantism and the Superpowers, UK Workshop

[ June 24, 2014 to June 30, 2014. ] CALL FOR PAPERS

Protestantism and the Superpowers: Mission, Spirituality, and Prayer in the USA and USSR
Saturday 27 September 2014
The University of Leicester, UK

Paper proposals are invited for a one day workshop on ‘Protestantism and the Superpowers’, to be held on Saturday 27 September 2014 at The University of Leicester. The workshop will address the following questions: [...]

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May 22-23 Portugal Seminar, “Making Sense of Religion: Performance, Art and Experience.”

[ May 22, 2014 to May 23, 2014. ] The aim of the seminar, to be held in Lisbon, Portugal May 22-23, 2014, is not to ask what the senses and “performance” of religion does to it (corrupts it, enhances it, promotes it, transforms it), but in what senses religion is constituted by its virtual or inherent senses, performativities and aesthetics? Questions of interest [...]

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Apr. 29-30, IV International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society, Costa Rica

[ May 6, 2013 to June 6, 2013. ] The Fourth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society will be held at the Universidad Nacional Costa Rica, Heredia, Costa Rica, 29-30 April 2014.

Conference Focus
The conference will address a range of critically important issues and themes relating to religion and spirituality in society.

The organizers are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, or [...]

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CFP Deadline: Jan 15, Portugal Seminar “Making Sense of Religion: Performance, Art and Experience.”

[ January 5, 2014 to January 15, 2014. ] Re-centralizing the importance of sensory perception, the organizers of this seminar are calling for ethnographic and/or theoretical contributions that: a) make sense of religion through performance and art and b) approach performative and artistic action as religion in a variety of sociocultural, political, and spiritual contexts. Deadline is January 15.

The aim of the seminar, to [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 11, 4th Global Conference, “Spirituality in the 21st Century,” Czech Republic

[ September 14, 2013 to October 11, 2013. ] The 4th Global Conference on “Spirituality in the 21st Century,” will be held 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014, Prague, Czech Republic.

Call for Presentations:
The contemporary study of spirituality encompasses a wide range of interests. These have come not only from the more traditional areas of religious scholarship—Theology, Philosophy of Religion, History of Religion, Comparative [...]

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