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Durham University

Centre for Catholic Studies


Postgraduate Study Day in Catholic Theology and Catholic Studies

(13 February 2017)

Friday 2 June 2017 at Durham University

The CCS Postgraduate Study Day is a chance for postgraduates working in any aspect of contemporary Catholic theology and/or Catholic studies to meet and present their research in a collegial environment. Postgraduates are invited to submit proposals (title and 100-200 word abstract) for 20 minute papers on any area relevant to Catholic theology/Catholic studies, including constructive, practical, pastoral or political theology, Catholic Social Thought and Practice, the history of Catholicism, Catholicism, literature and the arts, and the social-scientific study of Catholicism. The deadline for submission of proposals is 1 April 2017. The deadline to book a place at the day is 9 May 2017.


Keynote Speaker: Dr Anna Rowlands (Durham University): ‘Against the Manichees: Immigration and the Human Good’

10.30am-7.15pm (10am-10.30: Registration)
St Chad’s College, Durham University
£15 per person (payable in advance; drinks and buffet lunch included)
Participants who wish to stay for dinner will share a meal in a local restaurant on the evening of 2 June (£13 approx. including drink, starter and main course, payable on the evening).

A limited number of travel bursaries will be available for speakers presenting papers. 

To submit a proposal, please download a Paper Proposal form and submit to by 1 April 2017.

To book a place at the day, please register online by 9 May 2017.

For any other enquiries, please contact or call 0191 334 1656.