New: ESWTR Studies in Religion

Publishers: Peeters, Louvain, Belgium

This series aims to publish high quality volumes in the field of Religious Studies. The volumes are written by scholars, focussing, albeit not exclusively on feminist, womanist, queer, or postcolonial issues. The series is published sub aegis of the European Society of Women in Theological Research. 

The series accepts manuscripts in especially English. The series gives priority to manuscripts written by women. Here you find the ethical guidelines for the ESWTR Studies in Religion.


Volume I: Julie M. Hopkins, `The Wings of the Spirit´: Exploring Feminine Symbolism in Early Pneumatology. A Reassessment of a Key Metaphor in the Spiritual Teachings of the `Macarian Homilies´in the Light of Early Syriac Christian Tradition (ESWTR Studies in Religion, 1), Louvain: Peeters 2020.

Volume II: Antonina Wozna, Némesis: modelo de justicia de Mary Daly (ESWTR Studies in Religion, 2), Louvain: Peeters 2021.

Volume III: Theresa A. Yugar, Sarah E. Robinson,  Lilian Dube, Teresia Mbari Hinga (eds.), Valuing Lives, Healing Earth. Religion, Gender, and Life on Earth (ESWTR Studies in Religion, 3) Louvain: Peeters 2021.


The editors are

  • Kristin De Troyer (Salzburg, Austria)
  • Gertraud Ladner (Innsbruck, Austria)
  • Teresa Toldy (Coimbra, Portugal)

The editorial board consists of

  • Elzbieta Adamiak, (Koblenz - Landau, Germany)
  • Carmen Bernabé Ubieta (Bilbao, Spain)
  • Isa Breitmaier (Karlsruhe, Germany)
  • Athalya Brenner (Haifa, Israel)
  • Judith Gruber (Leuven, Belgium)
  • Maaike de Haardt (Tilburg,The Netherlands)
  • Ann Heirman (Gent, Belgium)
  • Anne Koch (Salzburg, Austria)
  • Silvia Martínez Cano (Madrid, Spain)
  • Zhiru Ng (Claremont, California, USA)
  • Susan Roll (Ottawa, Canada; Buffalo NY, USA)
  • Lena Roos (Uppsala, Sweden)
  • Mona Siddiqui (Edinburgh, UK)
  • Agnethe Siquans (Vienna, Austria)
  • Nicola Slee (Birmingham, UK)
  • Najeeba Syeed-Miller (Claremont, California, USA)
  • Mariecke van den Berg (Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
  • Mireia Vidal Quintero (Madrid, Spain)


Members of ESWTR receive a 20% discount when ordering books.