Programme overview (for more detailed information see the Conference Booklet and the Book of Abstracts)
Day 1: Thursday, 19 October 2017
9.15-9.45 Arrival, registration and coffee
Panel on Key Figures in the Study of Religion from Postcolonial Perspectives
11.30-13.00 Parallel Sessions I
13.45-15.15 Parallel Sessions II
15.45-17.15 Parallel Sessions III
17.30-19.00 Keynote Lectures
- Eva Spies (University of Bayreuth): Being in Relation. A Perspective on Multiplicity in the Field of Religion.
- Kim Knibbe (University of Groningen): Conceptualizing Religious Diversity in a Post-Colonial Europe. Q&A.
19.30 Conference diner
Day 2: Friday 20 October 2017
10.00-11.15 Keynote lecture Peter van der Veer (Max Planck Institute Göttingen): What is ‘Comparison’ in Comparative Religion?
- Response by Katja Rakow.
11.30-13.00 Parallel Sessions IV
14.00-15.30 Parallel Sessions V
15.30-15.45 Brief refreshments
15.45-16.45 Concluding Panel and Plenary Discussion
17.00 Close of the Conference and Reception