ICSA Annual Conference 2018 Theme: The global challenge of young people born, raised or recruited into extremist groups, abusive religious organizations, or coercive/exploitative relationships
When: July 5 — July 7, 2018 Where: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
For more information and to register: http://www.icsahome.com/events/callforpapers
Surviving and Moving On After a High-Demand Group Experience- A Workshop for Second Generation Former Members
When: April 26th- April 28th, 2019 Where: Guest House Retreat & Conference Center, Chester, Connecticut
As increasing numbers of people born or raised in cultic movements have reached adulthood, the International Cultic Studies Association has developed a program that addresses their special needs.
For more information and to register: http://www.icsahome.com/events/workshopsgas
International Cultic Studies Association: Call for Art Submissions
ICSA is now accepting submissions from former members of cultic groups for varying forms of creative works, including but not limited to art, music, literary works, and more. Creative works will be considered for:
Posting on a new ICSAArts website that is under development
Publication in ICSA Today
Possible inclusion in a future Phoenix Project exhibit at an ICSA conference
If you have previously submitted work, e.g., to a Phoenix Project exhibit, please consider submitting that and other work to the new arts website that is under construction.
For more information: http://www.icsahome.com/arts/submitart to submit your work