Events Resource – Conferences/Calls for Papers

Check out our new resource, advertising events in Islamic Studies. Each page focuses on specific types of events, including museum exhibits, conferences, and lectures, packaged as a convenient, one-stop shop for all related events. This page will be updated as conferences are announced.

 

 

Muslim Minorities and the Refugee Crisis in Europe: Narratives and Policy Responses

Muslim Minorities and the Refugee Crisis in Europe: Narratives and Policy Responses

08-09 November 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: 30 June 2018 | Location: Warsaw School of Economics | Funding Available: Yes

Political Change and Territorial Conflicts in North Africa and Middle East

Political Change and Territorial Conflicts in North Africa and Middle East

22-23 November 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: 05 September 2018 | Location: Universidad de Granada | Funding Available: N/A

Reconstructing Neighborhoods of War: Beirut, Warsaw, Dresden, Aleppo et al.

Reconstructing Neighborhoods of War: Beirut, Warsaw, Dresden, Aleppo et al.

29 November - 01 December 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: 01 August 2018 | Location: Orient-Institut Beirut | Funding Available: N/A

The Egyptian Revolution of 1919: The Birth of the Modern Nation

The Egyptian Revolution of 1919: The Birth of the Modern Nation

27-28 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 30 June 2018 | Location: SOAS | Funding Available: Yes

Arabic as a Language of Knowledge Transfer and Production: A Look into the Future

Arabic as a Language of Knowledge Transfer and Production: A Look into the Future

03-04 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 30 October 2018 | Location: The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies | Funding Available: Free registration, meals, and accommodation for international participants

Reception, Appropriation, and Innovation: Byzantium between the Christian and Islamic Worlds

Reception, Appropriation, and Innovation: Byzantium between the Christian and Islamic Worlds

30 November - 01 December 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: University of Edinburgh | Funding Available: No 

Emir Abdelkader between the Two Shores

Emir Abdelkader between the Two Shores

27-28 November 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: L’université Mustapha Stambouli de Mascara, Mascara, Algeria | Funding Available: N/A 

Association of Global South Studies 2018 Conference

Association of Global South Studies 2018 Conference

18-20 November 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico | Funding Available: N/A 

Counter-Memories: Towards an Archeology of Memoryscapes in Contemporary Iranian Cinema

Counter-Memories: Towards an Archeology of Memoryscapes in Contemporary Iranian Cinema

06-08 December 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: University of Basel | Funding Available: N/A 

Professional Mobility in the Islamic Lands (900-1600): ʿulamāʾ, udabāʾ, and Administrators

Professional Mobility in the Islamic Lands (900-1600): ʿulamāʾ, udabāʾ, and Administrators

20-21 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 15 September 2018 | Location: SOAS, University of London | Funding Available: N/A 

Oriental Studies in Europe, 1500–1700 Panel, RSA Annual Conference

Oriental Studies in Europe, 1500–1700 Panel, RSA Annual Conference

17-19 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel and the University of Toronto | Funding Available: Yes, limited number of travel grants available | Conference Website

New Geographies in Political Thought: The Ottoman Empire and the Eastern Mediterranean Panel, RSA Annual Conference

New Geographies in Political Thought: The Ottoman Empire and the Eastern Mediterranean Panel, RSA Annual Conference

17-19 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel and the University of Toronto | Funding Available: Yes, limited number of travel grants available | Conference Website

Contemporary Art and Petrocultures of the Middle East Panel, CAA Annual Conference

Contemporary Art and Petrocultures of the Middle East Panel, CAA Annual Conference

13-16 February 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: New York City | Funding Available: N/A | Conference Website 

Religions of Asia, SECSOR

Religions of Asia, SECSOR

08-10 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 01 October 2018 | Location: Greenville, NC | Funding Available: N/A

Undergraduate Sessions, SECSOR

Undergraduate Sessions, SECSOR

08-10 March 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 01 October 2018 | Location: Greenville, NC | Funding Available: N/A 

Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

26-27 April 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 15 November 2018 | Location: Birmingham, UK | Funding Available: Travel and accommodation covered for speakers 

11th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age

11th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age

15-17 November 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A | Location: Philadelphia, PA | Funding Available: N/A 

Contemporary Africas, Creative Africas: Conceptual and Methodological Advances in African Studies

Contemporary Africas, Creative Africas: Conceptual and Methodological Advances in African Studies

4-5 April 2019

Call for Papers Deadline: 30 November 2018 | Location: Leeds, UK | Funding Available: Yes 

The Politics of the Judiciary and the Legal System in Contemporary Iran

The Politics of the Judiciary and the Legal System in Contemporary Iran

4 December 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A| Location: London, UK | Funding Available: N/A 

Drugs in the Medieval World (ca. 1050-ca.1400)

Drugs in the Medieval World (ca. 1050-ca.1400)

7-8 December 2018

Call for Papers Deadline: N/A| Location: London, UK | Funding Available: N/A