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Here is a handy list of calls for papers, academic conferences, and webinars in 2013:

2013

January 15:
Deadline for Abstracts for February Artists & Scholars Symposium, Desert Rose Bahá’í School, Eloy, AZ, USA. <http://wi.bahai.us/2012/10/02/artists-scholars-symposium-participating-in-the-discourses-of-society-call-for-papers/

January 24 (Thursday), 8 p.m. EST:
Association for Bahá’í Studies Webinar: Dr. Gerald Filson on “Cognitive Capacities of Science and Religion as a System of Knowledge.” See <http://www.bahai-studies.ca/UpcomingWebinars>. ABS members will receive automatic e-mail reminders and registration information. Non-ABS members should check the ABS website (or ABS Facebook page) one month before the Webinar for the registration link.

February 15–17:
Third Annual Artists & Scholars Symposium, Desert Rose Bahá’í Institute, Eloy, AZ, USA. <http://wi.bahai.us/2012/10/02/artists-scholars-symposium-participating-in-the-discourses-of-society-call-for-papers/>

February 23–24:
‘Abdu’l-Bahá and Race Relations in America, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA. <susan.s.maneck@sums.edu>

February 25 (Monday), 8 p.m. EST:
Association for Bahá’í Studies Webinar: Dr. June Manning Thomas on “`Abdu’l-Bahá’s Vision for an End to Poverty: Implications for North American Cities.” See <http://www.bahai-studies.ca/UpcomingWebinars>. ABS members will receive automatic e-mail reminders and registration information. Non-ABS members should check the ABS website (or ABS Facebook page) one month before the Webinar for the registration link.

May 23–26:
‘Irfán Colloquium, Bosch Bahá’í School, Santa Cruz, CA, USA. <www.irfancolloquia.org>

June 23–30:
‘Irfán Colloquium (in Persian), Center for Bahá’í Studies, Acuto, Italy <www.irfancolloquia.org>

June 30–July 4:
‘Irfán Colloquium (in English), Center for Bahá’í Studies, Acuto, Italy <www.irfancolloquia.org>

August 15–18:
Association for Bahá’í Studies Annual Conference, Hyatt Regency Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA.

October 10–13:
‘Irfán Colloquium (in Persian and English), Louhelen Bahá’í School, Davison, MI, USA (www.irfancolloquia.org).