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CFP: Religion and Spirituality in Literature and the Arts

On 5 January, 2015, in CFP, by admin
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THE 17TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT, UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST, ROMANIA LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES SECTION   CALL FOR PAPERS   The English Department of the University of Bucharest invites proposals for the Literature and Cultural Studies section of its 17th Annual Conference:   Religion and Spirituality in Literature and the Arts   Dates: [...]

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CFP: Third World Women and the Politics of Difference in Feminist Representations

On 27 October, 2014, in CFP, by admin
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Third World Women and the Politics of Difference in Feminist Representations 5-7th March 2015 Lahore College for Women University, Lahore Pakistan European colonialism is a historical event of the distant past; however, Europe is still a reference point for social, cultural, and political debates. Gayatri Spivak in her essay ‘Three Women’s Texts and a Critique [...]

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CFP: Grounding the Sacred through Literature and the Arts Conference

On 27 October, 2014, in Uncategorized, by admin
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Grounding the Sacred through Literature and the Arts Conference Sydney, 23-26 July 2015, Australian Catholic University Call for papers and presentations The Grounding the Sacred conference invites papers and presentations from artists, writers, musicians, academics and religious who are interested in the interplay between the arts and the sacred. The conference asks how literature and [...]

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Call for Papers: Special issue of Literature & Theology: Children’s Literature and Theology

On 20 October, 2014, in CFP, by admin
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Special issue of Literature & Theology: Children’s Literature and Theology Co-editors: Dr Elizabeth Anderson, University of Stirling Professor Kirstie Blair, University of Stirling Children’s literature has been theological from its origins, and highly influential works from the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, such as John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress, the didactic poetry of Ann and Jane [...]

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Short Course: Shakespeare and the Jewish-Christian Encounter

On 30 May, 2014, in Uncategorized, by admin
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2014 celebrates the 450th anniversary of the births of the playwrights, William Shakespeare and Christopher Marlowe. The Woolf Institute (Cambridge) is delighted to announce the introduction of a new Online Short Course, Shakespeare and the Jewish-Christian Encounter: Beyond The Merchant of Venice. In this course, participants will explore the encounter with the ‘Other’ as portrayed [...]

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Books for Review (2014)

On 23 May, 2014, in Literature & Theology, by admin
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The following are books still available for review in Literature & Theology from 2010. If you are interested in reviewing one of these for the journal, please contact the reviews editor, Dr. Alison Jasper. Arnold, Jonathan Sacred Music in Secular Society Ashgate 2014 Asensi, M, Good, C and Stallings, G eds Material Spirit: Religion and [...]

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Books for Review (2013)

On 19 May, 2014, in Literature & Theology, by admin
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The following are books still available for review in Literature & Theology from 2010. If you are interested in reviewing one of these for the journal, please contact the reviews editor, Dr. Alison Jasper. Betteridge, Thomas Writing Faith and Telling Tales: Literature, Politics, and Religion in the work of Thomas More University of Notre Dame [...]

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Books for Review

On 16 May, 2014, in Literature & Theology, by admin
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The following are books still available for review in Literature & Theology from 2010. If you are interested in reviewing one of these for the journal, please contact the reviews editor, Dr. Alison Jasper. Admirand, Peter Amidst Mass Atrocity and the Rubble of Theology, Searching for a Viable Theodicy Cascade Books Eugene, OR 2012 ISBN [...]

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CFP: Evil: Interdisciplinary Explorations

On 3 March, 2014, in CFP, by admin
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Proposals are invited for the conference ‘Evil: Interdisciplinary Explorations’ to be held in Oxford on 27 June 2014 Evil is a recurrent theme across diverse accounts of human experience. But despite its ubiquity – and, in fact, sometimes precisely because of its ubiquity – human beings perpetually struggle to come to terms with it, whether [...]

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Conference on Christianity and Literature

On 24 February, 2014, in news, by admin
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The Conference on Christianity and Literature has a new, vastly improved website.

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