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The winner of ISASR’s 2015 essay prize is Rory O’Connor, UCC (€75 book token). The runners up are Kellie Lewis, UCC (€25 book token) and Angela Virciu, TCD (€25 book token). Congratulations to all! Photo: Undergraduate student Rory O’Connor, UCC, … Continue reading
The theme for ISASR’s 2016 conference (June, University College Cork) is “Religion and Revolution”. The full details are available here, including a call for traditional papers as well as one for short, “research slam” contributions.
The ISASR 2015 essay competition has now been announced, for essays which have been submitted and assessed in an undergraduate module. Submission deadline August 21st; full details here.
Report from the annual conference “The Study of Religions in Ireland: People, Places, Projects” May 11th 2015 Report by Dr Eoin O’Mahony, Department of Geography, St Patrick’s College DCU. The fourth annual conference of the Irish Society for the Academic … Continue reading
The 2015 ISASR conference took the form of a short one-day event in order to facilitate participation at the quinquennial conference of the International Association for the History of Religions at Erfurt. Along with the keynote address by outgoing Secretary … Continue reading
Book notice: Muslims in Ireland Oliver Scharbrodt, Tuula Sakaranaho, Adil Hussain Khan, Yafa Shanneik and Vivian Ibrahim, Muslims in Ireland: past and present. Edinburgh University Press, 2015. Hardback: £70 sterling, ISBN 9780748696888. The first complete study of a little known … Continue reading