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CFP: At Oxford: “Political Demonology: The Logic of Evil in Contemporary Literature and Theology”

Call for Papers Political Demonology: The Logic of Evil in Contemporary Literature and Theology Day Conference – Friday, 20 May 2016 Worcester College, Oxford This conference is intended to bring theologians, philosophers of religion, and literary scholars together to frame approaches to the problem of political evil—a project one might call ‘political demonology’—for our contemporary […]

Expanded CFP: Ecofeminist Intersections and New Voices in Ecofeminist Activism

This is an updated and expanded CFP from the previous post here. — Chapter proposals are invited for two new book projects, Ecofeminist Intersections and New Voices in Ecofeminist Activism, due by March 1, 2015. Both books explore the manifold ways that ecofeminism has been used across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social […]

Call for Book Chapters: Ecofeminist Intersections

When d’Eaubonne coined the word “ecofeminism” in 1974, related ideas were already being discussed in a range of social sciences and humanities. Within anthropology Ortner (1974) argued that the universal devaluation of women relative to men could be explained by assuming that women are seen as being closer to nature than men, while men are […]

CFP: Ontology and History: A Challenging & Auspicious Dialogue for Philosophy & Theology

http://ontologyandhistory.wix.com/delphi International Conference at the European Cultural Centre of Delphi 29-31 May 2015 in Delphi, Greece Ontology and History: A Challenging and Auspicious Dialogue for Philosophy and Theology This conference will attempt to explore the relationship between ontology and history in the context of both philosophical enquiry and Christian theology. Ontology is the study of […]

CFP: SST 64th Annual Conference – Thinking the Church Today

THINKING THE CHURCH TODAY 13 TO 15 APRIL 2015 UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM www.theologysociety.org.uk CALL FOR PAPERS AND BURSARIES I am writing to call for paper proposals and bursary applications for the Society for the Study of Theology’s sixty-fourth annual conference. This year’s theme is ‘Thinking the Church today’ and the questions we shall be addressing […]

CFP: The Ethics of Nature – The Nature of Ethics

THE ETHICS OF NATURE – THE NATURE OF ETHICS Saturday, 16th May 2015 The question of ethics has been central to philosophical and theological traditions throughout history, and as time moves forward, investigations into ethics in the context of the relationship between humanity and nature have become more complex, taking account of advancements in the […]

CFP: Gillian Rose: A Retrospective

Gillian Rose: A Retrospective 9th January 2015 Speakers Irene Lancaster Andrew Brower Latz John Milbank Peter Osborne Marcus Pound Andrew Shanks Rowan Williams Further speakers TBC Gillian Rose’s work spans Adorno, Hegel, sociology, philosophy, jurisprudence, post-structuralism, the Frankfurt School, Marxism, anthropology, literature, Jewish and Christian theology, death, Auschwitz, Feminism, and more. This conference brings together […]

CFP: Logos 2015: Religious Experience

Call for Papers Logos 2015: Religious Experience May 7–9, 2015 at the University of Notre Dame Religious experience is central to religious faith and practice. It often serves as evidence for belief; it contributes to the development of doctrine; and it, or the desire for it, is often a major motivator for church attendance, meditation, […]

Two Study Days at the Centre for Catholic Studies at Durham University

The Centre for Catholic Studies, Durham University, is hosting two Study Days: The Theology and Practice of Prayer in the Catholic Tradition A Study Day for Clergy, Laity and Students of Theology Saturday 15 March, 2014 Postgraduate Study Day: Catholicism and Critical Theory Monday 28 April, 2014 All are welcome to attend. Details of both […]

CFP: Paul Tillich: Theology and Legacy

Paul Tillich: Theology and Legacy A conference in Oxford engaging with Tillich’s work. 14th-15th July 2014 – http://tillichoxford2014.wordpress.com Paul Tillich features on anyone’s list of most significant and influential 20th Century theologians. In an age where it is tempting to retreat into intra-theological discussion or dismiss the secular world, Tillich’s vision for a theology which […]

CFP: The Futures of Capitalism Conference

Call for Papers: The Futures of Capitalism Conference 8th-9th April 2014 The University of Winchester This conference is the culmination of a year-long series events, sponsored by Winchester Cathedral, Winchester Business Improvement District and the University of Winchester, in collaboration with the McDonald Centre for Theology, Ethics and Public Life, University of Oxford. The Futures […]

CFP: Logos 2014: The Atonement

Call for Papers Logos 2014: The Atonement May 8-10, 2014 at the University of Notre Dame The focal point of the Christian religion is what is often referred to as “the Christ event”—an event that includes the incarnation of the second person of the Trinity in Jesus of Nazareth, as well as his life, death, burial, […]

Call for Proposals & Applications: The Philosophy and Theology of Intellectual Humility Project

Call for Proposals and Applications: The Philosophy and Theology of Intellectual Humility Project at Saint Louis University Saint Louis University announces a generous grant from the John Templeton Foundation to explore the subject of intellectual humility. The project will focus on a variety of philosophical and theological issues relevant to the topic of intellectual humility, […]

2nd CFP & Keynote Announcement: Kierkegaard in the World

Second Call for Papers and Announcement of Keynotes New deadline for abstracts: 1st April 2013 The conference organizers are pleased to announce that “Kierkegaard in the World” will feature keynote lectures from: C. Stephen Evans (Baylor University) Kevin Hart (University of Virginia/Australian Catholic University) Daphne Hampson (Oxford University) Charles Guignon (University of South Florida) John […]

London Bonhoeffer Colloquium

The Dietrich Bonhoeffer Centre London is pleased to announce the London Bonhoeffer Colloquium. June 15th 2013 This one-day colloquium will pursue a celebration and perpetuation of Bonhoeffer’s legacy in the context of contemporary postgraduate study in the United Kingdom, where Bonhoeffer is currently being given much attention by the Academy. The colloquium will involve short-papers […]

2nd CFP: The Soul (abstract deadline extended)

*Please note that the deadline for paper abstracts has been extended below to the 29th of March* St Anne’s College, University of Oxford 28 June – 1 July 2013 Conference Précis: Ever since Descartes, the soul understood as immediate mental consciousness has tended to stand as a last bastion securing religious belief against naturalistic reduction. But […]

John Templeton Foundation Spring 2013 Open Submission Cycle

As part of its spring open submission cycle, the John Templeton Foundation welcomes online funding inquiries in the areas of philosophy and theology.  The submission window is February 1 to April 1, 2013.  Proposed philosophical projects need not have religion or theology as a focus.  To submit an online funding inquiry, please visit http://www.templeton.org/what-we-fund/our-grantmaking-process. Please note […]

CoTP’s 2013 Conference: ‘The Soul’ – Call For Papers & Booking Now Open

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Soul  St Anne’s College, University of Oxford 28 June – 1 July 2013 Conference Précis: Ever since Descartes, the soul understood as immediate mental consciousness has tended to stand as a last bastion securing religious belief against naturalistic reduction. But today that bastion is under assault from the ‘new atheists’. However, […]

[CFP:] Politics, Violence and the Sacred: Exploring René Girard’s thought in Security and International Studies

POLITICS, VIOLENCE AND THE SACRED: Exploring René Girard’s thought in Security and International Studies University of Central Lancashire, UK 23-24 May 2013 “Order in human culture certainly does arise from an extreme of disorder, for such disorder is the disappearance of any and all contested objects in the midst of conflict, and it is at […]

CFP: Intellectual Property and Religious Thought

CALL FOR PAPERS  “Intellectual Property and Religious Thought” April 5, 2013 The University of St. Thomas will hold a conference titled “Intellectual Property and Religious Thought,” on April 5, 2013, co-sponsored by the Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law, and Public Policy and The University of St. Thomas Law Journal.  The conference will […]

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