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GloPent Conference

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When 2006-01-19 11:30 to
2006-01-20 17:00
Where Fircroft College, Selly Oak, Birmingham, UK
Contact Name Allan Anderson, Carol Bebawi
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Contact Phone +44 (0)121 415 8332
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The first conference of the European Research Network on Global Pentecostalism will be hosted in Birmingham on Jan 19-20, 2006.

What is Pentecostalism?

Constructing and Representing Global Pentecostalism in Academic Discourse

Speakers and Respondents

Prof Michael Bergunder (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
Prof Simon Coleman (University of Sussex)
Prof André Droogers (Free University of Amsterdam)
Prof David & Dr Bernice Martin (London School of Economics)
Prof Cornelis van der Laan (Free University of Amsterdam)
Prof Allan Anderson (University of Birmingham)
Dr William Kay (University of Wales, Bangor)
Dr Mark Cartledge (University of Wales, Lampeter)

Researchers from universities represented in the Network:
Dr Henri Gooren, Miranda Klaver, Dr Peter Versteeg (Free University of Amsterdam); Katherina Aue, Jörg Haustein (University of Heidelberg); Wilma Davies, Paul Joshua (University of Birmingham)

Conference Programme

Thursday 19 January 2006

11:30-12:30Registration & Refreshments
13:30-15:00Plenary 1 (Chair: Anderson)
Studying ‘Global’ Pentecostalism: Tensions, Representations and Opportunities (Coleman)
Plenary 2 (Chair: Bergunder)
Reconstructing Pentecostal History: Archival Research and other Methodological Issues (van der Laan, Resp. Kay)
GloPent internet gateway presentation (Haustein & Versteeg)
19:30-21:00Plenary 3 (Chair: Droogers)
Undermining the Old Paradigms: Rescripting Pentecostal Accounts (Martin & Martin)

Friday 20 January 2006

09:00-10:30 Plenary 4 (Chair: van der Laan)
Crossing Boundaries: Issues of Representation, Identity and Postcolonial Discourse in Pentecostal Studies (Bergunder, Resp. Anderson)
10:30-11:00 Refreshments
11:00-12:30Research Presentations: Davies, Haustein  & Gooren (Chair: Bergunder) 
12:30-13:30 Lunch
 Research Presentations: Joshua, Aue,  & Klaver (Chair: Droogers)
15:00-15:30 Refreshments
15:30-16:45Plenary 5 (Chair: Anderson)
Anthropological Perspectives on Essential and Normative Approaches to Pentecostal Studies (Droogers, Resp. Cartledge)
16:45-16:55 Summation (Anderson)


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