Plan to join your colleagues in beautiful Boston for the 2017 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings.
Exciting grant opportunity! The AAR will award twenty-five travel grants worth $500 each, plus complimentary Annual Meeting registration. Deadline: April 17 at 5 pm EDT.
This generous grant, up to $1,500, is awarded to a graduate student studying religion and the arts who is without institutional support to attend the AAR Annual Meeting. Apply by April 17 at 5 pm EDT.
Watch Michelle Alexander, Jim Wallis, Fatemeh Keshavarz, Julián Castro, William Barber and more.
Former AAR Executive Director from 1983–1991, James B. Wiggins passed away on February 20, 2017, at the age of 81. He joined the faculty at Syracuse University in 1963, serving as department chair from 1980–2000.
Announcement and note of appreciation from Executive Director Jack Fitzmier about changes in leadership at Reading Religion, the AAR's book review website.
Books and Major Publications:
Steven Engler, Mount Royal University
The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion
Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Earlham School of Religion
Intercultural Ministry: Hope for a Changing World
Thomas R. Blanton IV, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
A Spiritual Economy: Gift Exchange in the Letters of Paul of Tarsus