Call for Papers

Investigating Theological Epistemologies
Helsinki Analytic Theology Workshop 2018, 22-23 February

Faculty of Theology, University of Helsinki
Faculty Room, Vuorikatu 3

Keynote lectures will be delivered by Prof. William Abraham (Southern Methodist University, Dallas, USA) and Prof. Victoria Harrison (University of Macau, Macau, China).

Call for Papers

In addition to the two keynotes, the workshop will have approx. five one hour slots for substantial papers that address epistemological questions in religious and theological contexts.

Please send abstracts as a doc-file of a maximum of 700 words to Dr. Rope Kojonen ( by the end of August 2017. The organising committee will make their decisions within two weeks. Unfortunately,  we are not able to offer bursaries to presenters.  The final manuscript should be sent to Dr. Kojonen by the end of January 2018.


The workshop is open for all and free of charge. Even if your paper is not selected, you are most welcome to join the discussion.

Those planning to attend the workshop should inform Dr. Kojonen by the end of January 2018.


Hotel Arthur offers convenient accommodation next to the university. You are advised to book your room yourself ( By mentioning that you are part of the workshop (HEAT2018), you will be offered a discounted price (105-135EUR per night).

HEAT 2018 is supported by the Centre of Excellence for Reason and Religious Recognition of the Academy of Finland.

For more information:
Olli-Pekka Vainio