The Florida State University Department of Religion will host its 10th Annual Graduate Student Symposium on February 18-20, 2011 in Tallahassee, Florida.
THE FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF RELIGION WILL HOST ITS 10TH ANNUAL GRADUATE STUDENT SYMPOSIUM ON FEBRUARY 18-20, 2011 IN TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA.
This year’s symposium will be centered on the theme "DISCOURSES OF RITUAL AND POWER."
Students from all fields with interdisciplinary interests in the study of religion and at all levels of graduate study are encouraged to submit paper proposals.
Possible topics include, but are not limited to: The Politics of Conflict, Ritual Practice and Community Identity, Issues of Empowerment and Subjugation, Creation and Preservation of Sacred Place or Time, Legitimization of Power, Divine Authority, and Roles of Lay Practice.
Presentations should be approximately 15 to 20 minutes in length and will receive faculty responses. In addition, every year respondents select the best graduate paper to receive the Leo F. Sandon Award, an endowed award named for the Religion Department's former chair.
Proposals including an abstract of approximately 300 words, a list of key terms, and a one-page CV should be submitted by DECEMBER 1, 2010 for review. Final papers must be submitted by JANUARY 15, 2011. Please send proposals to Tara Baldrick-Morrone at .
Rachel Grossman, Chair of PR
2011 Graduate Student Symposium
Department of Religion, College of Arts and Sciences
M-05 Dodd Hall
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306
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