Nature, Space and the Sacred - Transdisciplinary Perspectives

- A conference in Bamberg, May 24 - May 26, 2007. The language of the conference will be English.

The conference is organized by Prof. Dr. Bedford-Strohm in cooperation with the "European Forum for the Study of Religion and the Environment" (more information about the Forum may be found externer Link in neuem Fenster folgthere). Prof. Bedford-Strohm is a founding member of the Forum.

Please feel free to download the poster of the conference  Downloadhere (pdf)(182.1 KB) - we appreciate publicity for the conference!

Prospective speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Sigurd Bergmann, Department of Archeology and Religious Studies, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
  • Prof.  Dr. Dr. Dr. h.c. Günter Altner, Berlin
  • Prof. Dr. John Grim, Institution for Social and Policy Studies, Yale University, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Anne Buttimer, Department of Geography,University College Dublin
  • Prof. Dr Mary Evelyn Tucker, Institute for Social and Policy Studies, Yale University, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Tim Ingold, Department of Anthropology, University of Aberdeen
  • Dr. phil. Anne Primavesi, Fellow of the Centre for the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion, Birkbeck College, University of London

The Forum invites applications for presentations - more informations about the programme and the "Call for Papers" can be found externer Link in neuem Fenster folgthere. (The deadline for applications is March, 01, 2007.)


Please contact Kari Brigitte Berg per e-mail.

She will also deal with any questions you may have regarding the conference.

Department of Archaeology and Religious Studies
Norwegian University of Science an Technology (NTNU)
NO - 7491 Trondheim, Norway
Tel. +47-73 59 65 78
Fax  +47-73 59 14 64

The conference fee is 40€.
You can pay cash on arrival in Bamberg or transfer the money to the following German bank account (designated use: “Rel/Nature Conference”).

STOK Bayern, Landshut
Bundesbank Filiale Regensburg
Kto.Nr. 74301530 
BLZ 750 000 00
IBAN: DE84750000000074301530