Exploring Truth from Sweden to Salisbury

On 29 January, 2019, in conference, news, by admin

A review of the 2018 conference, ‘The Place of Truth‘, by ISRLC member Dr Deborah Lewer.

Post-conference update

On 29 October, 2018, in conference, news, by admin

Members, Those who had the privilege of being at the 19thbiennial ISRLC conference in Uppsala, Sweden (28-30 September, 2018) experienced yet another full programme of engaging discussion and debate in a richly interdisciplinary environment, this time on the theme of “The Place of Truth”. We are grateful to our hosts, Mattias Martinson of Uppsala University [...]

Conference Announcement

On 20 July, 2015, in CFP, conference, news, by admin

Lines in Sand Borders, Conflicts and Transitions in Religion, Literature and Culture The 18th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Religion, Literature and Culture University of Glasgow, 9-11th September 2016. Keynote Speakers:   Catherine Keller, Drew University. Author of: On The Mystery – Discerning God in Process, Cloud of the Impossible and Face of the [...]

Announcement: Theology, Religion and Popular Culture Conference

On 23 March, 2015, in news, by admin

Theology, Religion and Popular Culture – A Major Conference for Faith Community Practitioners and Academics   You are warmly invited to ‘Fandom and Religion’, a conference organised by the international, UK-based Theology, Religion and Popular Culture Network.   28th-30th July 2015, University of Leicester   Main speakers: Matt Hills (Aberystwyth) John Maltby (Leicester) Chris Partridge [...]

Conference on Christianity and Literature

On 24 February, 2014, in news, by admin

The Conference on Christianity and Literature has a new, vastly improved website.

Special Issue of Literature & Theology

On 6 February, 2014, in conference, Literature & Theology, news, by admin

Papers from the 2012 ISRLC conference in Copenhagen, “Cultures Of Transition: Presence, Absence, Memory”, are now available in a special issue of Literature and Theology. Read the guest introduction for FREE now online:

Post Copenhagen news

On 26 October, 2012, in news, by admin

Greetings, all. I write in the afterglow of the 16th biennial ISRCL conference in Copenhagen (19-21 October). Those who had the fortune of attending – 120 of you in total, representing an impressively global spectrum – will know what a splendid event it was, from the opening plenary to final panel sessions on the Sunday. [...]

Conference Announcement: The Power of the Word

On 30 May, 2012, in news, by admin

The Power of the Word Poetry and Prayer: Continuities and Discontinuities 29-30 June 2012 Prayer is the little implement Through which Men reach Where Presence—is denied them – Emily Dickinson An international conference organized jointly by the Institute of English Studies and Heythrop College, University of London. Venue: Senate House, University of London The second [...]

Workshop: “Educating Wellbeing: The Contributions of Philosophy and Religion”

On 9 January, 2012, in news, by admin

An afternoon workshop devoted to critical pedagogy, the well-being agenda and the contributions the disciplines of philosophy and religious studies can make to these issues. We will be exploring how philosophy, philosophy of religion, practical theology and religious studies can enrich contemporary discourse about education in general and the pedagogy of happiness in particular. This [...]

On 15 March, 2011, in news, by admin

The March newsletter is available here.