Symposium: Religions: Fields of Research, Methods and Perspectives.

The Jagiellonian University Institute for the Study of Religions and the Jagiellonian Centre for the Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture invite you to participate in 

The Fifth International Kraków Study of Religions Symposium: Religions: Fields of Research, Methods and Perspectives.

The symposium will take place between 7th and 9th November 2016 in Kraków and the submission deadline has been extended to 14th Semptember.

The event, titled Understanding and Explanation in the Study of Religions, will be dedicated to the memory of Walter Burkert. Three excellent keynote speakers will deliver their lectures.

Keynote speakers:

  • Jan N. Bremmer (University of Groningen, Emiritus)
  • Ralph W. Hood, Jr. (University of Tennessee at Chattanooga)
  • Joanna Jurewicz (University of Warsaw)

Please find an overview of the conference, as well as the list of proposed topics, in the attachment.

Please send paper proposals in doc. format, including name and affiliation of the candidate, paper title, and abstract (up to 200 words) to religions.confer@gmail.com.

Submission deadline is 14th September 2016.
Submissions will be evaluated by The Academic Committee by 21th September 2016.

Participation fee (payable upon paper acceptance, until 1st October 2016) is 70 EUR / 300 PLN.


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