Monthly Archives: March 2013

Conference at Indiana University: Call for Papers

The Department of Religious Studies at Indiana University-Bloomington is hosting a conference entitled “Religious Studies 50 Years after Schempp: History, Institutions, Theory” the weekend of September 27-29, 2013. Fifty years ago the Supreme Court of the United States announced its decision in Abington … Continue reading

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Critical Questions Series 2: Monica Miller

In this second instalment of the Critical Questions Series, we ask scholars of religion how they negotiate the difficult line between “politics” and scholarship. The previous responses can be found here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here. The line between scholarship and politics or, if you like, … Continue reading

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Critical Questions Series 2: Donovan Schaefer

In this second instalment of the Critical Questions Series, we ask scholars of religion how they negotiate the difficult line between “politics” and scholarship. The previous responses can be found here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here. The line between scholarship and politics or, if you … Continue reading

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FIELD NOTES: “Religion, Migration, Mutation” – Call for Panels and Papers is Now Open

European Association for the Study of Religions Annual Conference, Liverpool Hope University. 3rd-6th September 2013 The 12th EASR Annual Conference will be hosted by the British Association for the Study of Religions at Liverpool Hope University, 3-6 September 2013. The … Continue reading

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Critical Questions Series 2: Margo Kitts

In this second instalment of the Critical Questions Series, we ask scholars of religion how they negotiate the difficult line between “politics” and scholarship. The previous responses can be found here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here. The line between scholarship and politics or, if you … Continue reading

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Critical Questions Series 2: K. Merinda Simmons

            In this second instalment of the Critical Questions Series, we ask scholars of religion how they negotiate the difficult line between “politics” and scholarship. The previous responses can be found here, here, here, here, here, here and here. The line between … Continue reading

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Pedagogical Exercises and Theories of Practice

We are pleased to announce a new issue of the Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory on “Pedagogical Exercises and Theories of Practice.” Bringing together scholars from philosophy, theology, the study of religion, and anthropology, this issue examines both the … Continue reading

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