Tag Archives: Women

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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Nov. 7, 2014, III International Conference: Religion and Women in Indian History, India.

[ November 7, 2014; ] The Third Annual International Conference, focusing on Religion and Women in Indian History, will be held 7 November 2014 in New Delhi, India.

The relationship between religion and women has been extensively studied in the Indian context from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds like history, sociology, literature and women/gender studies. But these studies have often [...]

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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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CFP Deadline: June 15, III Annual Intl. Conference, Religion and Women in Indian History, India

[ June 8, 2014 to June 15, 2014. ] The Third Annual International Conference, focusing on Religion and Women in Indian History, will be held 7 November 2014 in New Delhi, India.

The relationship between religion and women has been extensively studied in the Indian context from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds like history, sociology, literature and women/gender studies. But these studies have often [...]

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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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Aug. 28, Islam and Education Conference, UK

[ August 28, 2013; 10:00 am to 4:20 pm. ] The conference on Islam and Education on August 28, 2013, is organized by faculty from the University of Derby and the University of Gloucestershire. The conference topic’s importance is significant for discussions around empowering young people, inter-faith relations and inter-cultural dialogue in pluralist Britain.

For further details and instructions on how to register for your place, [...]

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CFP Deadline: Aug. 16, Special Issue on “Religion, Spirituality, and Inequality in Communities of Color.”

[ July 23, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ] Assata Zerai, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign & Sandra Weissinger, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville are guest editors of a special issue of Women, Gender, and Families of Color on the theme “Religion, Spirituality, and Inequality in Communities of Color.”

Recent public discourse on women’s reproductive rights and abortion, full-time homemakers and working mothers, and LGBTQ partnership and [...]

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June 23-26, History of Women Religious Conference, United States

[ June 23, 2013 to June 26, 2013. ] The History of Women Religious Conference is being held at St Catherine University, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States,  from June 23-26, 201 on the theme “Women Religious Through the Ages: Managing Individual and Institutional Realities.”

Scholars from the US, Canada, Australia and Europe will be presenting their latest work.

Registration Form and Complete Program may be found [...]

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April 12 & 13, Conference on “Women, Religion, & Empowerment,” USA

[ April 12, 2013 to April 13, 2013. ] The Public Heritage Institute (PHI) at Regis College will hold a conference on the topic of “Women, Religion, and Empowerment.” The conference will be held on the campus of Regis College in Weston, MA on April 12 and 13, 2013.

Religion provides individuals with not only spiritual guidance, but also serves a source of strength and [...]

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CFP Deadline: March 1, Conference on “Women, Religion, & Empowerment,” USA

[ February 17, 2013 to March 1, 2013. ] The Public Heritage Institute (PHI) at Regis College invites proposals for papers and panels that address the topic of “Women, Religion, and Empowerment.” The conference will be held on the campus of Regis College in Weston, MA on April 12 and 13, 2013.

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