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ЦЕНТРА ИЗУЧЕНИЯ ПРАВОСЛАВИЯ И ДРЕВНЕРУССКОЙ КУЛЬТУРЫ
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Popular Culture and Post-Socialist Societies (
18-19 Oct 13) Prague
Deadline: May 15, 2013
We would like to invite you to a conference "Listening to the Wind of
Change": Popular Culture and Post-Socialist Societies in East-Central
held 18 – 19 October
2013 in . Prague, Czech Republic
We invite researchers to share their papers and panel proposals related
to the conference theme, including but not limited to such topics as:
Culture Transfer: Westernization and Commodification of the "East",
Culture of the Post-Socialist New Rich: Continuities with Late State
Socialism and Neoliberalism,
Re-traditionalization, Nationalism, Exclusion and Mobilization in
Fostering Free-market Ideology through Popular Culture,
Conflicting Memories of Anti-/Post-communism in Popular Culture,
Reflections of Sexuality and Gender in Popular Culture,
Exploitation Culture as Reply to Fast Changes in Post-Socialist
Visual Culture of Post-Socialist Societies of
Popular Culture in
East-Central Europe as Commodity,
Travelling Cultural Theory (East West).
Deadline for abstracts is 15 May 2013. Deadline for panel proposals is
15 April 2013.
You may find further information here enclosed or at the conference
Reference / Quellennachweis:
CFP: Popular Culture and Post-Socialist Societies (
18-19 Oct Prague
13). In: H-ArtHist, Feb 8, 2013. <http://arthist.net/archive/4679>.
Reimagining the Sacred Buildings of
Jerusalem ( , 15-16 Mar 13) London
Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset
WC2R 0RN, March 15 - 16, 2013 London
Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre,
The Courtauld Institute of Art,
13.00 – 18.10, Friday 15 March (with registration from 12.30)
09.30 – 17.40, Saturday 16 March (with registration from 09.00)
God and humankind had been at one in paradise. The sanctuary of
thought the navel of the world, the intersection of heaven and earth.
was destroyed in 70 CE. The Christian
Melito was already Temple
as the world’s centre by 160 CE. Many more of the
artefacts – would be transferred to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre
and completed in the construction
of its Rotunda. Constantine
Justinian and his panegyrists spoke in their turn of Hagia Sophia as
The Dome of the Rock was probably designed to counter and surpass the
Holy Sepulchre of the ‘Christian polytheists’. The Crusaders spoke of
Al-Aqsa Mosque as the
Temple or , and the Dome
of the Palace
Rock as the
of the Lord in which the infant Jesus
had been Temple
presented to God.
The sanctity and significance of
Christendom in centrally planned churches and architectural motifs, in
liturgical forms and in civic myths. In this Forum we study the
expressions of the
and the Sepulchre
in Christian architecture, Temple
and medieval devotion – both Christian and Muslim – to the holy places.
The Courtauld Institute of Art and the
are coming Temple Church
together for their second joint-conference in March 2013. We will again
spend time in the
Temple’s , itself one of the
to survive in the West. Jerusalem
To book a place: £26 (£16 students, Courtauld staff/students and
BOOK ONLINE: http://courtauld-institute.digitalmuseum.co.uk Or send a
cheque made payable to ‘Courtauld Institute of Art’ to: Research Forum
Events Co-ordinator, Research Forum, The Courtauld Institute of Art,
Somerset House, Strand,
WC2R 0RN, stating
the event title London
and Tomb’. Temple
For further information, email ResearchForumEvents@courtauld.ac.uk or
call: 07834 521471
Organised by The Rev’d Robin Griffith-Jones (Master of The Temple; and
senior lecturer in Theology, King's College London), Professor Eric
Fernie (The Courtauld Institute of Art) and Professor David Park (The
Courtauld Institute of Art.
Download programme here:
НАЦИОНАЛЬНЫЙ КИЕВО-ПЕЧЕРСКИЙ ИСТОРИКО-КУЛЬТУРНЫЙ ЗАПОВЕДНИК
ЦЕНТР АРХЕОЛОГИИ КИЕВА ИНСТИТУТА АРХЕОЛОГИИ НАН УКРАИНЫ
ЦЕНТР ПАМЯТКОВЕДЕНИЯ НАН УКРАИНЫ И УООПИК
КИЕВСКАЯ ДУХОВНАЯ АКАДЕМИЯ И СЕМИНАРИЯ УПЦ
Одиннадцатая Международная научная конференция
Посвящается памяти митрополита Евгения (Болховитинова)
Вопросы, которые выносятся на рассмотрение:
1. Историографические, источниковедческие и методологические проблемы изучения истории Церкви
2. Актуальные вопросы истории Церкви
3. Личность и Церковь: историко-биографические разыскания
4. Археологические исследования церковных памятников
5. Проблемы исследования и сохранения памятников материальной культуры религиозного предназначения
6. Историко-правовые аспекты деятельности Церкви.
Конференция пройдет с 29 по 31 мая
2013 г. (3 дня):
· первый день (29 мая) – пленарное заседание и работа секций “Древняя и средневековая Церковь: исторические, источниковедческие и методологические исследования”, “Исследование и сохранение памятников материальной культуры религиозного предназначения”
· второй день (30 мая) – работа секций “Археологические исследования памятников церковной древности”, “Церковь нового и новейшего времени: источники, история, историография”
· третий день (31 мая) – заседание круглого стола.
Окончательная дата подачи заявок и материалов – 24 апреля
Материалы планируется опубликовать отдельным сборником к началу работы конференции.
Принимаются доклады в электронном варианте в формате Word doc или rtf объемом до 10 тыс. знаков (5 страниц формата А-4, 14 кегль, интервал 1,5), шрифт – Times New Roman. Ссылки подаются в квадратных скобках со сквозной нумерацией (напр.: [3, 17], где 3 – порядковый номер в списке использованных источников, 17 – номер страницы). Отдельно прилагается заявка с информацией о себе.
Оргкомитет конференции оставляет за собой право на редактирование материалов и их выборочную публикацию в зависимости от научной значимости.
Проезд и проживание – за собственный счет.
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Call for Papers
Theme: Emmanuel Levinas and Interreligious Dialogue
Type: 8th Annual Conference and Meeting
Institution: North American Levinas Society
PA ( ) USA
The North American Levinas Society is excited to announce that our
eighth annual meeting and conference will take place July 28-July 31,
on the theme, “Emmanuel Levinas and Duquesne University
As “culture wars” and regional conflicts around the world continue to
enlist various religious traditions and worldviews, it seems timely
to open robust, deliberative meditations on how Emmanuel Levinas’
“ethics as first philosophy” might help shape edifying interreligious
dialogue for building peace and justice. For our 2013 conference, we
invite you to bring your questions and concerns on these matters to
Levinas studies in
North America, in order to open a number of
discussions concerning, but not limited to, issues such as:
- Developing concepts and practices for interreligious and interfaith
- The influence of religion in war zones, from stoking conflict to
- The interreligious dimensions of post-conflict resolution and
- The role of religion in educating for social activism and
- The voices of women in building interreligious dialogue
- The postsecular intersections of religion and critical theory
- The environmental aspects of interreligious dialogue
- The affect of interreligious dialogue on indigenous rights and
- The possibilities of postsecular and interreligious responses to
poverty and economic inequality
- The existential dimensions of interreligious dialogue and
We hope that scholars use this conference to take part in the ongoing
conversation about the ramifications of Levinas’ thought for various
faith and non-faith traditions. Although preference will be given to
papers that address the conference theme, it is Society custom to
consider papers and panels on any topic related to the work of
Our eight annual conference program will continue to include
important Society traditions such as our annual Talmudic Reading from
Georges Hansel, a pedagogy session, Society banquet, a film
screening, and provocative plenary presentations from James Marsh,
Leah Kalmanson, and others.
Please prepare materials for blind review and send them via email
attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Individual paper proposals should be 200-300 words for a 20-minute
- Panel proposals should be 500 words for 75-minute sessions. Please
include on separate cover the session title and name of organizer or
chair, along with participant’s names, institutional affiliations,
disciplines or departments, and brief abstracts detailing the focus
of each paper.
The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2013.
Contact and Information
Please direct all inquires concerning the conference to the
- Erik Garret,
(email@example.com) Duquesne University
- Rick Sadlier,
(firstname.lastname@example.org) Duquesne University
- Sol Neely,
(email@example.com) University of Alaska
General questions regarding the Society should be directed to:
- Sol Neely, NALS President (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Michael Paradiso-Michau, NALS Executive Secretary
Information on conference registration, accommodations, and program
information will be made available by mid-April at:
Subject: Sixth International Hilandar Conference: Call for Papers extended deadline
The Sixth International Hilandar Conference, July 19-21, 2013
Deadline for receipt of application: 28 February 2013
The Sixth International Hilandar Conference will be held at The Ohio State University in
July 19-21, 2013. The conference theme is Medieval Slavic Text and Image in the
Cultures of Orthodoxy. Abstracts (not to exceed 500 words in length) of
proposed presentations should be sent as Word.doc attachments to
email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> prior to February 28, 2013. Columbus, Ohio
For more information, see: www.go.osu.edu/Hilandar <http://www.go.osu.edu/Hilandar
Scenes from the History of the Image (Research Triangle
Park, 28 Jul-9 Aug 13)
July 28 - August 9, 2013
Deadline: Feb 22, 2013
Scenes from the History of the Image: Reading Two Millennia of Conflict
Thomas Pfau, Alice Mary Baldwin Professor of English & Professor of
Germanic Languages and Literatures,
David Womersley, Thomas Warton Professor of English Literature, St.
The purpose of this seminar is to explore primary and critical writings
related to the history of the image. It should be said at the outset
that this discussion is not an attempt to run a seminar in art history.
Rather, the objective is to trace how, in the course of Western
history, images have functioned (and how their role has been
conceptualized), first in religious practice and philosophical
theology, and more recently in literature, philosophy, aesthetic
theory, and phenomenology.
At this time in history, Western culture is arguably awash in images to
a degree never before experienced. Digital culture has made every image
and visual artifact virtually accessible to a vast number of
individuals in the developed and developing worlds. Elaborate databases
such as ArtStor and Oxford Art Online, as well as general-purpose
search engines (Google Images) facilitate the retrieval of visual
materials with very little censorship or accountability interposing
itself on the part of the provider or end-user, respectively. At the
same time, the capacity of images (cartoons, photographs, paintings) to
unleash public controversy by tapping into otherwise submerged
religious, political, or cultural energies and antagonisms seems
undiminished. More than most textual forms—whose impact is typically
attenuated by the hermeneutic demands that their linear and
propositional presentation makes on readers—images seem uniquely
capable of bypassing or suspending a more guarded and reflexive
The traumatic force with which the images of the falling
September 11, 2001 impacted and shaped the political imaginary of an
entire generation of people in the
and the Western world, United States
or similarly iconic moments such as Robert Capra's famous photo of a
soldier's death during the Spanish Civil War, Nick Ut's photo of a
young Vietnamese child burned by napalm, Charlie Cole's 1989 snapshot
of a young man in a white shirt blocking the advance of tanks in
Mohammed—all attest to the image's undiminished capacity for
concentrating and unleashing vast reservoirs of moral and political
energy. It thus does not surprise us to find political and religious
establishments from around the world that are far more preoccupied with
controlling (or even expunging) images than with articulating a
coherent message or rationally engaging their perceived opponents.
Among the more egregious instances of such practice might be the Afghan
Taliban's March 2001 decision to detonate the early sixth-century
Buddhas of Bamiyan, or the G. W. Bush administration's ban on releasing
photos of the coffins of dead soldiers flown back from
So as to understand the deeper histories that resonate in such
controversies, and indeed set the formal and moral parameters for them,
this seminar will seek to undertake an archeology of the image in its
various dimensions: viz., as material object, as a medium (often in
close competition with text), as formal-aesthetic artifact, and as the
correlate of a distinctive kind of human intentionality. To that end,
the 2013 SIAS seminar will successively explore five historical and/or
formal ways of considering the image—each time through a mix of primary
and secondary literature.
Application Deadline: February 22, 2013
Call for Book Proposals
Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World
of Illinois Press, the University Press
of Mississippi, and the , in
cooperation with the American Folklore Society and with the support of the
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, are collaborating to host an author's workshop at
the 2013 conference of the American Folklore Society for authors working on
their first book. Up to six authors will be selected to participate in a full
day of intensive activities devoted to critiquing and developing their
individual projects. Workshop activities will include one-on-one mentoring
sessions with editors and senior scholars and group discussions of revision and
editing strategies, publishing processes, and project critiques. A modest
stipend will be provided to participants to help defray the costs of attending
the workshop. University
of Wisconsin Press
This opportunity is open only to authors preparing their first books. Projects must be single-authored, nonfiction books based on folklore research. Edited volumes, photography collections with minimal text, and memoirs will not be considered.
Projects selected for the workshop will be candidates for publication in the Presses' new collaborative series, Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World, which aims to publish exceptional first books that emphasize the interdisciplinary and/or international nature of the field of folklore. Within the series, each Press will focus on specific aspects of folklore studies related to its areas of expertise: Illinois on gender and queer studies, world folk cultures, and multiculturalism as manifested in forms of vernacular expression such as music, dance, and foodways; Mississippi in folk art, American folk music, African American studies, popular culture, and Southern folklife; and Wisconsin in folklore studies that intersect with Upper Midwest cultures, Irish/Irish-American studies, Jewish studies, Southeast Asian studies, gay/lesbian studies, foodways, and travel. Applicants may indicate in their proposal whether they have a preference of publisher.
Books in the series include Squeeze This! A Cultural History of the Accordion in America<http://www.press.uillinois.edu/books/catalog/47bqd8bm9780252036750.html> by Marion Jacobson and The Jumbies' Playing Ground:
World Influences on Afro-Creole Masquerades in the Eastern
Caribbean<http://www.upress.state.ms.us/books/1524> by Robert Wyndham
Proposals should be submitted via e-mail at any time until the deadline of April 1, 2013, to email@example.com<blocked::mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>. For submission guidelines, please see http://folklorestudies.press.illinois.edu/guidelines.html<blocked::http://folklorestudies.press.illinois.edu/guidelines.html>.
Call For Paper
Philosophy and Public Issues
A Journal of Moral, Political, Legal and Social Philosophy
Symposium: The Church and The State.
With a discussion of Robert Audi’s Democratic Authority and the Separation of Church and State (OUP 2011)
Guest Editor: Domenico Melidoro
- Long Abstract (1,000 words max): May 15, 2013
- Full paper (10,000 words max, upon acceptance): September 1, 2013
Mario De Caro (
), Jocelyn Maclure (Université
Laval), Rome Tre University
Michael Perry (
Paul Weithman ( Dame) University
and Robert Audi (
Dame). University of Notre
Aims and Background
The relation between politics and religions should not necessarily be seen
as a problem or reason of conflicts, but it could be understood within the
broader issue of what attitude liberal-democratic states should show
towards religious and cultural diversity. This problem is particularly
important in contemporary societies characterized by a plurality of moral,
political, and religious views. Separating ‘the church’ from ‘the state’
does not rule out the accommodation of some religious claims. However, the
limits of and the justification for such an accommodation are extremely
divisive matters, especially when religious minorities seem to be a threat
for the liberal-democratic institutions.
In this special volume of Philosophy and Public Issues we are looking for
papers that explore the relationship between religion and politics from
moral, political, or legal perspective.
We expect original contributions discussing problems such as:
- the separation of church and state;
- the issue of the accommodations religious claims in pluralist societies;
- liberal theories of toleration;
- the question of liberal neutrality and the place of religions in public
- political secularism: principles and applications
… or any other relevant topic subject to the Editors’ approval.
The special issue will include a discussion on Robert Audi’s Democratic
Authority and the Separation of Church and State (OUP 2011), with
commentaries by Mario De Caro, Jocelyn Maclure, Domenico Melidoro, Michael
Perry, Paul Weithman, followed by Robert Audi’s replies.
Please send a (.rtf, .doc or .docx) file containing a long abstract (1,000
words max) and a title, prepared for blind review with all revealing
references to the author removed. All personal information (name,
affiliation, and contact) must be submitted separately, along with a short
abstract (200 words max). Deadline for abstract submission is May 15,
2013. Decisions will be made within a month.
Upon notification of acceptance, you will be invited to submit the full
paper (10,000 words max) no later than September 1, 2013. The volume will
be published in December 2013.
Contributions that do not make it to the volume may be considered for
subsequent publication in one of the regular volumes of Philosophy and
All material should be submitted to email@example.com.
Please direct any queries about this call for papers to PPI’s Editors at
(firstname.lastname@example.org). More information on Philosophy and Public Issues can
be found at http://ppi.luiss.edu.
New materials on Ukrainian folklore in
available online Kazakhstan
Dear Fellow list members,
I want to draw your attention to some new materials. We have indexed and posted the materials that I collected in
. Ukrainians arrived to
the area northeast of Kazakhstan
at the turn of the 20th century. They came in response to the Stolypin reforms
and were pioneers who established villages. Later waves of immigration came
with the Khrushchev Virgin Lands policy and in the 1970s. All in all an
interesting group who have developed their own language (khokhliatskii) and
their own version of rituals. Pavlodar
Find an indexed and searchable version of the sound files at
Selected photographs are at
Please note that the pull-down menu on top of the box to the right goes by village – so photos from individual villages are here.
We have also posted some songs on
This is a site where volunteers can transcribe and translate recordings. Would love to have you try working with these. The songs are in Ukrainian, even though the people themselves speak a Ukrainian/Russian mix they call khokhliatskii. Would welcome your feedback about these songs. Are they familiar? Are they similar to or different from the songs you know?
Centre for Typological and Semiotic Folklore Studies
On April 26th – May 5th 2013 the Centre for Typological and Semiotic Folklore Studies at the Russian State University for the Humanities (Moscow) will host the 13th International School and Conference aimed at young researches working in the field of folkloristics, ethnolinguistics and cultural anthropology entitled “Visual and verbal in folk culture”.
The program of the School includes conference-format papers (20 min.), lectures (50 min.), seminars, master-classes, round tables, problem solving workshops, and screenings of ethnographic films. The following topics are going to be covered:
— visual and verbal sign systems in contemporary and traditional folk culture;
— communicative peculiarities of visual, actional, and verbal messages in folklore and ritual;
— visuality of texts and texts in visual images.
During the School master-classes on quantitative and qualitative methods, data-bases and indexes in anthropology and folkloristics, round tables on visual anthropology, seminars on gesture languages and gesture communication, semiotics of costume and ritual masks, lectures on the evolution of sign behavior will be organized.
Specialists in these fields willing to participate in the activities of the School should send their proposals for lectures or seminars (400 words) to email@example.com before February 1, 2013 accompanied by a CV (not exceeding 3 pages).
Young researches (under 35) interested in folkloristics, ethnolinguistics and bordering disciplines and willing to attend the sessions of the School should send their abstracts (500-700 words) to firstname.lastname@example.org or solve the competition task.
The selection process will take place till February 10th, 2013. To participate in the problem-solving competition and/or abstracts competition (see the details on http://www.ruthenia.ru/folklore/ls13.htm) you should register on-line at https://sites.google.com/site/folkloreschool/ before January 30th, 2013.
The opening ceremony of the School will take place in
and the main sessions, in Pereslavl’-Zalessky. Moscow
Working languages: Russian and English.
All the information concerning the School can be found on http://www.ruthenia.ru/folklore
The e-mail of the organising committee: email@example.com, telephone: +74999734354.
Head of the project: D.habil. Prof. S. Yu. Neklyudov,
Coordinator of the project: D.phil. A. S. Arkhipova