CfP: 3rd International Conference Buddhism & Australia

Here is a recent call for papers for an upcoming conference on Buddhism and Australia:

IC Buddhism & Australia is pleased to announce a call for papers for the

3rd International Conference Buddhism & Australia

The conference investigates Buddhism in Australasian region and will be held on 6 – 8 February 2014,
in Perth, Western Australia.

The main theme for the conference is: ” History, current and future directions of Buddhism in Australasian region”.
The organizers are open to proposals for contributions on Buddhism history, philosophy, texts (Sutras, Tantras, commentaries, translations)
as well for proposals on open topics related to Buddhism e.g. art, psychology, science, astrophysics, etc.

All Buddhists, researchers, scholars, students and members of the general public interested in Buddhism are cordially
invited to present their papers in this coming conference. Researchers across a broad range of disciplines are welcomed.

Working language will be English.
The time for paper presentation is 30 min including questions and answer time.
Papers to be presented in the conference will be published on conference website.Papers must not have previously been published and,
if accepted, cannot be published though other media. Copyright owner for published papers will be B& A Inc.

Deadline for Abstracts: September 30, 2013

Deadline for Full-Article: November 30, 2013

To participate in the conference “Buddhism & Australia 2014” please kindly submit an abstract of your paper and CV (max of 2 pages)
by September 30, 2013 by the following e-mail:

Registration Fees
Payment of the conference fee of 650 AUD should be made by December 10, 2013
! Early Bird registration fee of 550 AUD is possible until October 10, 2013

Participation fee 650 AUD will include  participation in all sessions for 3 days,
printed conference materials; lunches and coffee breaks during the conference.

*Conference Package with accommodation and transfer is possible for 1600 AUD by request.
! Early Bird of 1400 AUD is possible until October 10, 2013


About Jovan Maud

I'm a lecturer in the Institute for Social and Cultural Anthropology at Georg-August University, Göttingen, Germany. Interests include: transnational religious networks, popular religion in Thailand, religious tourism and commodification, and digital anthropology.
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