The “Religions in Korea-–Trends and Influences: A Korean Israeli Dialog” workshop will take place February 18–19, 2013, under the auspices of the Dr. Naim Dangoor Program for Universal Monotheism at Bar-Ilan University in Israel. The aim of the workshop is to hold an academic dialog between Israeli and Korean scholars in a broad and comparative perspective.
Proposals are invited on topics related to the study of religion in Korea. These may include, for example, religion and nationalism in Korea; Christianity in Korea; folklore and religion; Buddhism in Korea; shamanism in Korea; tourism/pilgrimage and religion to the Holy land; new trends in religion in Korea; religion and politics; religion and business; Biblical studies in Korea and Israel; and Biblical influence on modern Korea.
The deadlines for submission of abstracts is December 1, 2012. Proposals (both individual and panel proposals), including name, institutional affiliation, the title of the paper, and an abstract of 300 words, should be sent to email@example.com.