Welcome on this website of the SOAS Centre for Gender and Religions Research.

The Centre participates in the international research networking project Interdisciplinary Innovations in the Study of Religion and Gender: Postcolonial, Post-secular and Queer Perspectives, funded by the Netherlands Organisation of Scientific Research. As part of this project, on 17-19 December 2012 the Centre will host an interdisciplinary workshop on


‘Gender’, ‘Religion’, and ‘Postcoloniality’

On this website you can find up-to-date information about the workshop, such as the Call for Papers, details about the programme and the accepted papers.

The Centre for Gender and Religions Research is based in the Department of the Study of Religions at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. It aims to promote the cross-cultural study of gender and religion. For more information about the Centre, please follow this link.

The header of this website presents the painting Catachrese by the French artist Daniel Friboulet and is used with permission.