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April 02, 2012

CFP: Healing, Belief Systems, Cultures and Religions of South and Southeast Asia

5th SSEASR Conference, Manila, 2013
May 16-19, 2013

Web announcement: www.sseasr.org/

Sub-themes (but not limited to these only) include:

* Health, Healing, and Healers in South and Southeast Asia
* Healing in South and Southeast Asian Transnational Communities
* Science and Traditional Healing Systems
* Sacred Sounds of South and Southeast Asia
* Traditional and Alternative Means of Healing
* Suffering and Penance Through the Bodily Practices
* Plants, Peoples, and Sacred Practices
* Belief Systems and Island Cultures
* Folk Christianity in South and Southeast Asia
* Pilgrimage and Spiritual Well-being
* Rites, Rituals and Sacredness in South and Southeast Asia
* Beliefs and Survival among South and Southeast Asian Diasporic Communities
* Routes as Carriers of Cultures and Religions
* Literature of Prayers and Invocations
* Indigenous Religions of South and Southeast Asia
* Festivals of the Ethnic Groups of South and Southeast Asia

Other papers are also welcomed covering the study of any area of culture and religion in the region.

Important Deadlines:
Show of Interest: November 24, 2012
Early Registration Deadline: January 15, 2013
Last Submission of Abstract: February 24, 2013

Posted by katemw at April 2, 2012 08:40 AM


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