The Religion and the Arts Award Jury is pleased to announce Pakistani-born American artist Shahzia Sikander is the winner of the 2016 Award.
The Committee on the Public Understanding of Religion is pleased to announce J. Bryan Hehir is the recipient of the 2016 Martin E. Marty Award.
The AAR Publications Committee seeks two book editors: one for the Academy Series and one for the Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion Series. Both series are published in cooperation with Oxford University Press. Application deadline: June 1, 2016.
Have you considered applying for a 2016–2017 AAR Regional Development Grant? Apply now! Deadline: June 1, 2016.
Members are invited to nominate persons to fill open positions on AAR committees, task forces, and juries. Submit nominations, including self-nominations, by June 1, 2016.
The AAR Status of Women in the Profession Committee invites you to participate in an examination of values associated with models of work/life balance. Deadline: June 1, 2016.
Apply for a 2016–2017 individual or collaborative research grant of up to $5000. The online submission system is open. Deadline: August 1, 2016.
Books and Major Publications:
Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Earlham School of Religion
Making Peace with the Earth: Action and Advocacy for Climate Justice
Geoffrey Claussen, Elon University
Sharing the Burden: Rabbi Simhah Zissel Ziv and the Path of Musar
Joanna Reed Shelton, University of Montana
A Christian in the Land of the Gods: Journey of Faith in Japan