Call for Papers: Boston College Biennial Conference on the History of Religion March 28-29, 2014
“The Problem of Religion: Faith and Agency in History”
We welcome proposals for individual papers and full panels from both established scholars and graduate students in all disciplines on topics from the medieval period to the present that touch upon the question of religion (in Christian and non-Christian forms) and agency in history. The geographic scope is broadly defined. Suggested themes include, but are not limited to, the role of religious institutions, practices, and beliefs in:
· church-state relations · political violence · the law and public policy · religious thought · habits and practices · the challenges of historical method
Please submit your proposals to the Conference Committee at email@example.com. Further conference details including a schedule, registration form, andtravel information will be available at a later date at http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/history/about/religion_conference.html.