Call for Papers: Durham 2017

Call for Papers: Durham 2017


The Durham Conference

on Ecclesiology & Ethnography


12th-14th September 2017 | St John’s College, Durham


The conference will run from lunchtime on the 12th until lunch on 14th Sept. We will be holding our usual folk music evening on the 13th.

We welcome papers that explore the dynamic relationship between the theological and the lived in ecclesiology.

This conference is part of The Network for Ecclesiology & Ethnography, which seeks to draw together scholars working with theological approaches to qualitative research on the Christian Church. We encourage single and multi-authored papers. All papers are to be circulated prior to the event to enhance conference conversations and interaction.

Established scholars, doctoral students as well as pastor/scholars working in church settings are welcome to propose papers. As per previous years there will be mix of plenary presentations and shorter papers. Proposals are due on June 1. 

Conference registration will be open by the 15 April 2017. Check back here for additional details.

To propose a paper, please use the button below to submit your proposal. All paper proposals will be reviewed and we’ll let you know the status of your proposal ASAP. If you have any questions please email Professor Pete Ward at


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Timothy Snyder is the Communications Coordinator for The Network for Ecclesiology and Ethnography. Contact him at