CALL FOR PAPERS: Reading is Believing? Sacred Texts in a Scientific Age

Abstract submissions are invited for this multi-disciplinary academic colloquium, which will be held at Clare College, Cambridge from 26-28 March 2018.

For details of the event’s themes and how to submit an abstract, see the Call for Papers below. FULL FUNDING IS AVAILABLE FOR ACCEPTED PAPER PRESENTERS.

Registration will open on 1 October at

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Reading is Believing CFP Page 1 Reading is Believing CFP page 2

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‘Reading the World: Science and Sacred Texts’ weekend conference

‘Reading the World: Science and Sacred Texts’ weekend conference. 28-30 April 2017, Madingley Hall, Cambridge. How do people read and understand their scriptures in a scientific age? How do the scriptures relate to scientific questions surrounding human origins, cosmology and ecology? How have the Abrahamic faiths negotiated between scripture and science throughout their long histories, and how do they do so today?
Lectures from scholars of theology, philosophy, history and social science. Open to all.

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