Announcing a call for papers for the upcoming conference Claiming Sovereignty: Theological Perspectives.
The conference will be beld at Whitley College, from 22 to 24 August 2014.
Presentations are invited on any topic related to the theme of the conference, e.g., settler colonialism, treaties with Indigenous peoples, the rise and decline of nation states, claims to state sovereignty in debates about asylum seekers and border protection, and ideas of sovereignty in the Bible. The range of relevant disciplines would include: history, law, politics, systematic theology, ministry, biblical studies, public health and social policy.
Deadline: Paper proposals should be sent by 30th April 2014 or soon after- https://ucavt.goregister.com.au/claimingsovereignty/individual/registration/
For full event details please view the official flier here.