Conferences to be held in 2014-15

APECSS 9th Conference

4-6 September 2014 — CFP

The 9th Asia-Pacific Early Christian Studies Society (APECSS) Conference will take place on the Yokohama Campus, Toyo-Eiwa University, Yokohama, Japan, from 4 to 6 September 2014. The Society welcomes all proposals that explore any theme relevant to the early Christian world from the New Testament to the end of Late Antiquity, and especially those that focus on this year’s theme: Life and Death in Early Christianity.The deadline for proposals is 30 April 2014.

St Andrew’s Patristic Symposium 2014

26-27 September 2014 — CFP

The symposium primarily explores the connections between the Alexandrian and the Cappadocian traditions in Late Antiquity, more precisely the ways in which the two centres influenced each other. Papers focused on particular figures are likewise welcomed. For the papers focused on particular figures, they can address the life, personality and contributions of the earlier Alexandrines and St Athanasius, the Cappadocians and St Cyril, from various perspectives, such as historical, theological, literary, spiritual etc. Papers on events, persons and writings directly or indirectly related to the above are also welcome. We welcome, likewise, papers on Church Fathers that are not connected with either Alexandria or Cappadocia. Proposals should be submitted to Very Rev. Dr Doru Costache at ( by 30 April 2014.

International Conference on North African Patristic Sermons

8-10 April 2015 — CFP

The research units History of Church and Theology and Literary Studies: Latin Literature of the University of Leuven will organise, in collaboration with the Augustinian Historical Institute of Malta, an International Conference on North African Patristic Sermons on 8-10 April 2015. The deadline for proposals is 1 June 2014.