Upcoming Conferences and the CfPs

This page informs you of the upcoming events in the field of New Testament Studies and Patristics.
For further information or correspondence, please contact me by e-mail: kmmrnk [at] gmail [dot] com.

Jump to 2015 conferences: Jan. ; Feb. ; March ; April ; May ; June ; July ; Aug. ; Sept. ; Oct. ; Nov. ; Dec.
Jump to 2016 conferences: Jan. ; Feb. ; March ; April ; May ; June ; July ; Aug. ; Sept. ;


Call for Papers deadline

due on 18 January 2015

‘Muted Voices: Neglected Texts and Early Christian Identities’ will be Held at Durham University, England, on 16-17 April, 2015.

due on 26 January 2015: Panels

13th Annual Conference of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies will be held at the National Library, Buenos Aires, on June 15-19, 2015.

due on 31 January 2015

The Canadian Society of Patristic Studies annual meeting will be held at the University of Ottawa, ONT., on 31 May–June 2, 2015.

due on 12 February 2015

13th Annual Conference of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies will be held at the National Library, Buenos Aires, on June 15-19, 2015.

due on 16 February 2015

The panel ‘The Emperor Julian,’ sponsored by the Society for Late Antiquity, will form part of the 2016 meeting of the Society for Classical Studies to take place in San Francisco, on 7–10 January 2016.

due on 23 February 2015: Papers

The Society of Biblical Literature International Meeting will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 20–24 July 2015.

due at midnight GMT on 27 February 2015

The Fifth St Andrews Scripture and Theology Conference: ‘The Book of Jeremiah,’ will take place on 6-9 July 2015.

due on 1 March 2015

The third annual conference of the International Society for Late Antique Literary Studies (ISLALS) will be held at TORCH, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, on 1­2 July 2015.

due on 1 March 2015

The 31st Biennial Conference of the Classical Association of South Africa will be held in Potchefstroom, South Africa, 7–10 July 2015.

due on 1 May 2015

The First Byzantine Colloquium of the Universidad de Buenos Aires, Universidad de Buenos Aires, in cooperation with the Institute for Early Christian and Byzantine Studies (KU Leuven), will be held in 20 and 21, August 2015.

due on 13 December 2015

The XIV International Conference on Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies will be held in Venice, Italy, from 13th to 14th June, 2016.

Conferences Calendar

January 2015

28–30 January

36th Australasian Society for Classical Studies

30–31 January

‘Syriac Intellectual Culture in Late Antiquity: Translation, Transmission, Influence’

March 2015

2–5 March

The Ninth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament

26–29 March

Eleventh biennial Shifting Frontiers in Late Antiquity XI

April 2015

8–10 April

Ministerium Sermonis: International Conference on North African Patristic Sermons

16–17 April

XIII International Conference on Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies

  • See the Webpage.
  • Venue: Lisbon, Protugal

16–17 April

‘Muted Voices: Neglected Texts and Early Christian Identities’

May 2015

14–17 May

50th International Congress on Medieval Studies

21–24 May

Bi-annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality

  • Theme: Holiness: On the Holy, the Holy One, Sanctification and Saints
  • See the Conference website.
  • Venue

29 May–2 June

Nordic New Testament Conference

  • Theme: New Testament Scholarship in the Nordic Countries: New Trends And Tasks
  • See the Conference website.
  • Venue

31 May–2 June

Canadian Society of Patristic Studies annual meeting

June 2015

15–19 June

13th Annual Conference of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies

24–26 June

Herakles inside and outside the Church: From the First Apologists to the End of the Quattrocento

July 2015

1–2 July

Third annual conference of the International Society for Late Antique Literary Studies

  • Theme: Local Connections in the Literature of Late Antiquity
  • For more information, see this PDF file.
  • Venue

6–9 July

22nd International Medieval Congress

  • Thematic strand: Reform and Renewal
  • For more information, see IMC website.
  • Venue

6–9 July

Fifth St Andrews Scripture and Theology Conference

7–10 July

31st Biennial Conference of the Classical Association of South Africa

20–24 July

The Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) International Meeting

  • For more information, see Conference website.
  • Venue: Buenos Aires, Argentina; Meeting Location TBA

28–31 July

Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS), Amsterdam 2015. The 70th general meeting

  • For more information, see SNTS website.
  • Venue: Amsterdam, The Netherlands; CFP deadline, TBA

29–31 July

The 16th unisa (University of South Africa) Classics Colloquium in collaboration with crac (Classical Reception Annual Colloquium)

  • Theme: Prophets and Profits: Ancient Prophecy and Divination and its Reception
  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: TBA

August 2015

6–8 August

The sixth Passages from Antiquity to the Middle Ages

  • Theme: On the Road: Travels, Pilgrimages and Social Interaction
  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: University of Tampere, Finland

10–14 August

17th International Conference on Patristic Studies

20–21 August

The First Byzantine Colloquium of the Universidad de Buenos Aires

23–29 August

XXI World Congress of the International Association for the History of Religions

September 2015

10–12 September

International conference on ‘Language and Culture in Early Christianity’

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: TBA

16–18 September

Intercultural Exchange in Late Antique Historiography

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: TBA

October 2015

15–16 October

Colloquium on the exegesis of Saint Jerome

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: on 15 Oct. at Saint-Étienne (Université Jean Monnet) and on 16 Oct. 2015 at Lyon (Université Catholique de Lyon).

October

40th International Patristic, Medieval, and Renaissance Studies (PMR) Conference

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: Villanova University, Radnor, PA

November 2015

21–24 November

The Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) annual Meeting

  • For more information, see the SBL website.
  • Venue: Atlanta, GA

January 2016

7–10 January

The panel ‘The Emperor Julian’ as a part of the 2016 meeting of the Society for Classical Studies

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: San Francisco, CA

May 2016

12–15 May

51st International Congress on Medieval Studies

  • For more information, see the ICMS website.
  • Venue: Kalamazoo, MI

26–28 May

The 2016 annual meeting of the North American Patristics Society

June 2016

13–14 June

XIV International Conference on Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: Venice, Italy

July 2016

3–7 July

The Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) International Meeting

  • For more information, see the SBL website.
  • Venue: Seoul, South Korea

4–7 July

The 23rd International Medieval Congress (IMC)

August 2016

August

23rd International Congress of Byzantine Studies

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: Belgrade, Serbia

August

Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS), Montréal 2015. The 71st general meeting

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: Montréal, Que.

September 2016

2–7 September

XII Symposium Syriacum and X Congresso Internazionale di Studi Arabo-Cristiani

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue: Rome

4–9 September

Triennial conference of the International Organisation for the Study of the Old Testament (IOSOT)

  • For more information, see the IOSOT website.
  • Venue: Stellenbosch, South Africa

September

St Andrew’s Patristic Symposium 2016

  • For more information, see the website.
  • Venue

You could read the latest and back issues of APECSS Newsletter at my academia.edu page. All information of the upcoming conferences and the CFPs is also available at the APECSS website of Australian Catholic University.