Conferences & Papers


Murthy Digital Studio, a space in Duke Libraries' The/EDGE for peer-to-peer learning and collaboration on digital scholarship projects, is hosting a series of Digital Publishing Workshops, to introduce practical ways to plan, develop, and contribute to digital publishing in the humanities. Workshops are Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 AM at the Murthy Digital Studio (The/EDGE, Bostock Library Level 1). Click here to sign up for the studio's listserv. 

The Thompson Writing Program's Certificate of Accomplishment in Teaching Writing in the Disciplines provides a framework for graduate students to acquire basic knowledge of writing pedagogy and demonstrate that knowledge in job applications and during interviews. To allow Duke graduate students to obtain the certificate in the way that best meets their needs and schedules, core workshops are offered biannually supplemented by other events throughout the year. Click here for more information.


ASMEA is having its Eleventh Annual Conference November 1-3, 2018 in Washington, D.C.

Karl Barth Graduate Student Colloquium, to be held August 8-10, 2018 in Princeton, New Jersey

Harvard Divinity School will host its 7th annual "Ways of Knowing: Graduate Conference on Science and Religion," to be held October 26-27, 2018, on the campus of Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, MA.

The Department of African American Studies at Princeton University is excited to announce its second graduate student conference--"i am my ancestors' wildest dreams": contemporary cultures of the black impossible. The conference will take place Thursday, October 18th through Saturday, October 20th.

Calls for Papers

The Bulletin for the Study of Religion, a print and online publication affiliated with the North American Association for the Study of Religion (NAASR) and published by Equinox, is proud to announce its new online/print book review portal, Bulletin Book Reviews (BBR). BBR is interested in titles treating a wide range of content from a wide range of social-scientific or naturalistic perspectives, particularly titles which themselves foreground issues of method and theory in the study of religion. Contributions are welcome from doctoral students and faculty alike. Please direct inquiries, suggestions, and potentially interested parties to
The 6th Annual International Conference on Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS 2018) issues a call for papers and panel proposals for its 26-27 November 2018 gathering in Singapore. Click here for more information. Submissions due: July 31, 2018.
Word and Mystery II: Angelic Poetry, October 18-19, 2018, Universidad de los Andes, Santiago de Chile. Submissions due: August 15, 2018.