Berkeley 2018, Call for Papers

Call for Papers

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Paper submissions directly pertinent to the theme, “Phenomenology in Dialogue: Religious Experience and the Lifeworld” are particularly encouraged, but papers on any area of current research in phenomenology of religious experience and related studies (Wittgenstein, social ontology) will be considered for inclusion in the program. Completed papers will be given strong priority. Detailed abstracts (250 words) will be considered; a short curriculum vitae (for non-members only) should accompany abstracts. Papers should be no more than 4,500 words/30 minutes reading time. Please format papers for anonymous review and send with a cover letter to the conference director at

The conference papers will be considered for publication in a special topical issue with Open Theology (De Gruyter Academic Publishers Open Access journal).

Deadline for submission EXTENDED: December 30, 2017

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