Women, Authority and Leadership in Christianity and Islam


Women, Authority and

Leadership in Christianity and Islam


Monday 10 September to Wednesday 12 September 2012

A three-day conference bringing together academics and

community organisers to explore key issues concerning the

role of women in Christianity and Islam today


Call for Papers: Please submit an abstract of 250 words by 31 May 2012 to:

Caroline Matthews (c.matthews@roehampton.ac.uk) or Lucy Parsons

(l.parsons@roehampton.ac.uk) University of Roehampton, London, SW15 4EE

Conference Fee (including conference dinner, other meals and refreshments):

Non-residential: £150 | Residential: (two nights, single room) £250

Those who register by 31 May 2012 will be eligible for a 10% reduction.

Bursaries are available for students and those on low incomes. Further details available on

request. Those whose papers are accepted will be eligible for a reduced fee.

This event has been made possible by a generous grant from Southlands Methodist Trust.


Bookings need to be made via our online store: http://estore.roehampton.ac.uk


Tina Beattie, FRSA

Professor of Catholic Studies

Director, Digby Stuart Research Centre for Catholic Studies

Digby Stuart College

University of Roehampton

Roehampton Lane

London SW15 5PH


Room Ho214

Telephone +44(0)20 8392 3419 (office); +44(0)7739 517202 (mobile)