Europe Doesn’t Need to Travel all the Way to America for the AAR Anymore…
They’ll soon have their own opportunity to meet if they’d rather stay closer to home-
On December 5, 2016, the Fondazione per le Scienze Religiose Giovanni XXIII in Bologna will host the kick-off meeting of the European Academy of Religion: a framework of research and exchange of scholars of religious studies in the broader sense, coming from the Mediterranean and Europe.
Hon. Valerio Onida and Professor Alberto Melloni on behalf of the Foundation for Religious Studies, together with the Rector of the University of Bologna Francesco Ubertini and the Minister for Education, University and Research Stefania Giannini, are glad to invite you to join the launching event of the European Academy of Religion in Bologna, on December 5th 2016, under the patronage of the European Parliament.
Scholars, Representatives of Scientific Societies and Academies, Research Centers and Political Authorities are invited to the meeting, which will be honored by the presence and the keynote addresses of Commissioner Carlos Moedas and Professor Romano Prodi.
Several thousand Scholars coming from Europe and the Mediterranean Countries participate in the Fall in the Annual Convention of the American Academy of Religion: they are independent esteemed scholars, working in the field of law, history, philosophy, archeology, psychology, sociology, etc., concerning the religious experience in its variety and diachronic extension.
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Beginning in December, they will be able to meet much closer to home.