News & Updates

The Use of Ethnography for Theological Purposes (Friday, November 17: 1-4pm at the AAR)

This workshop is for theologians and ethicists currently using ethnography in their research. At least half of our time will be spent in small groups (max: 4 people) to workshop participants’ current projects with an experienced group leader (to maximize the possibility for vibrant conversation across common themes of concern, the groups’ makeup will be […]

By Avril Baigent | Uncategorized
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Jan
23

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 […]

By Timothy K. Snyder | Uncategorized
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Jun
17

Durham 2016 Programme Now Available!

The Conference Organising Group has been hard at work and we are very excited to release a draft programme. There will be a mix of senior scholars, new voices in the conversation and doctoral students with papers presenting research and papers exploring a variety of critical issues at the intersection of ecclesiology and ethnography. The programme […]

By Timothy K. Snyder | Uncategorized
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Feb
04

Call for Papers: Durham 2016

  The Durham Conference on Ecclesiology & Ethnography   6th-8th September 2016 | St John’s College, Durham   The conference will run from lunchtime on the 6th until lunch on 8th Sept. We will be holding our usual folk music evening on the 7th. We welcome papers that explore the dynamic relationship between the theological and […]

By Timothy K. Snyder | Uncategorized
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Feb
04

Scharen Publishes Important New Book

Dr. Christian Scharen, Vice-President for Research at Auburn Theological Seminary and Network Coordinator, has just published an important new book with Baker Academic: Fieldwork in Theology: Exploring the Social Context of God’s Work in the World. Congratulations, Chris!   From the Publisher In this addition to the acclaimed The Church and Postmodern Culture series, leading practical theologian […]

By tksnyder | Uncategorized
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Jul
23

New MA Module to be taught by Prof. Pete Ward

Study Ecclesiology and Ethnography at Durham University In recent debates the study of the Church has become central to many theological and missional conversations. Church here might be understood very broadly as any kind of Christian action in the world and in society. So it can include for instance worship and political engagement, or community […]

By Timothy K. Snyder | Network News
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Oct
31

Ward Appointed Professorial Fellow at Durham

We are pleased to share that Prof. Pete Ward, network coordinator, has been appointed Professorial Fellow in Ecclesiology and Ethnography at St. John’s College and the Department of Theology at Durham University. Commenting on the new position, Pete said, “Durham has become something of a home for EE – well now students can study there all the […]

By Timothy K. Snyder | Network News
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