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2015 essay prize

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

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ISASR conference 2016: Religion and Revolution

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.

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ISASR 2015 essay prize

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.

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ISASR 2015 conference report

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

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2015 Research Slam

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

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Past posts

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

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