Events

2019 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Eastern International Region
(
CFP Deadline: Feb. 1, 2019)

New England-Maritimes Region
(CFP Deadline: Jan. 18, 2019)

Pacific Northwest
(CFP Deadline: Jan. 30th, 2019)

Open Registration:

Mid-Atlantic

Midwest

Southwest

2016–2017 Research Grant Winners

Collaborative Grants

Leslie Orr, Concordia University
Making Heaven on Earth: A Preliminary Study of the Nava Tirupati Temples in South India

Collaborators:

Archana Venkatesan, University of California, Davis
Crispin Branfoot, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, United Kingdom
Anna Seastrand, University of Chicago

Vera Shevzov, Smith College
God and the Gulag: Religion and "Ultimate Questions" in Post-Soviet Russia

Collaborator:

Katya Tolstaya, Vrije Universitiet, Amsterdam, the Netherlands


Individual Grants

Shatha Almutawa, Willamette University
Playing with Gender and Modernity: Tango in Secular Muslim Contexts

Eileen Barker, London School of Economics (Emeritus)
The Breaking of the Moonies? An Investigation into the Schismatic Tendencies of a New Religion on the Death of Its Founder

Brett Esaki, Georgia State University
Grace Lee Boggs’s Spirituality of Sustainability

Michal Raucher, University of Cincinnati
"Officially and Halakhically Here to Stay": Orthodox Female Clergy in Israel and America

Matthew Riley, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Reading Beyond Roots: The Theological and Weberian Aspects of Lynn White’s Scholarship and Lynn Townsend White, Jr.: Collected Writings on Religion and Ecology

Kristy Slominski, University of Mississippi
Teaching Moral Sex: A Liberal Religious History of Sex Education

Hugh Urban, Ohio State University
The Path of Desire: Living Tantra in Northeast India