Fourth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society

  • 29–30 April 2014
  • Universidad Nacional Costa Rica Heredia, Costa Rica

At a Glance...

2

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

75+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Fourth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society.

15

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Fourth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Steven Knowles

Steven Knowles

Senior Lecturer in Religion and Popular Culture, University of Chester, UK

"Risk, Rapture and Gnostic Non-Knowing"

Francisco Mena

Francisco Mena

Professor, National University of Costa Rica

"Theology as Social Science: Case Study as Material Basis of Theological Epistemology"

Graduate Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2014 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Nicole Camp

Nicole Camp

University of Montana, US

Charles L. Chavis Jr.

Charles L. Chavis Jr.

The University of North Carolina, US

Ian Alexander Cuthbertson

Sabrina Jafralie

Sabrina Jafralie

McGill University, Canada

Joyce Ann Konigsburg

Joyce Ann Konigsburg

Duquesne University, US

Sarah McCune

Sarah McCune

Pacific School of Religion, US

Najwan Saada

Najwan Saada

Michigan State University, US