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International Theosophical History Conference 

Call for Papers

International Theosophical History Conference

An international conference on Theosophical history will be held in Athens, Greece on Saturday and Sunday, 12-13 October 2019. The chair of the conference is Professor James Santucci, editor of the quarterly journal Theosophical History ( Dr. Santucci will also chair the Programme Committee, assisted by Tim Rudbøg (Ph.D.) and Erica Georgiades (PgD). The conference is organised under the auspices of the European School of Theosophy with the support of The Blavatsky Trust and will be hosted at the headquarters of the Theosophical Society in Greece.

Paper Proposals

Any person may submit a paper to the Programme Committee on any aspect of the subject. Summaries of no more than 200 words and 50 words biography should be sent to the secretary of the THC Erica Georgiades via email (

Conference participants will be responsible for their own travel, meals, and accommodation but those presenting papers will be exempt from registration fees.


Suggested presentation time 30-45 minutes depending upon the requirements of the presenter.

Important dates 

 Call for Papers deadline has been extended to the 30th of July. The cut·off date for submission of paper and panel proposals is the 30th of April 2019. 

Registration Fees

Participants presenting papers are exempt from registration fees. Otherwise, the registration fee is 30 Euros for students and concessions; for non-presenters 50 Euros.

THC Conference Bursaries

This year the Theosophical History Conference is providing 5 travel bursaries for participants presenting papers, from developing countries and in financial hardship. The value of each bursary is € 200.00 Application for a bursary should be made after the submission is approved by the committee and sent to

Location and Accommodation  

The conference will be in Athens, Greece, at the headquarters of the Theosophical Society in Greece at 25 Voukourestiou St., Athens. The headquarters is 5 minutes walking distance from the metro station Syntagma Square in Athens city centre. Refreshments and light lunch buffet will be provided during the conference.

This is a non-residential conference, you may find accommodation options in this link

It is recommended to book your accommodation as early as possible.

To register please contact