Thanks to everyone for a great Annual Meeting in Atlanta!
The December issue of JAAR is published, with wide-ranging articles, incisive book reviews, and a roundtable on LGBTIQ persons in Africa.
Apply for a 2015–2016 AAR International Dissertation Research Grant! These annual grants are intended to help candidates complete their doctoral degrees by offsetting costs of travel, lodging, and other dissertation research-related expenses. Deadline: December 1, 2015.
This December marks the end of Amir Hussain’s 5-year term as Editor of the Journal of the American Academy of Religion.
Are you an AAR member who is passionate about your profession and guild? Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge and enthusiasm? If so, the AAR is looking for you!
The American Academy of Religion is deeply concerned about the impact of Texas’s new Campus Carry law as it relates to Texas universities.
The American Council of Learned Societies announces the 2015–16 ACLS fellowship competitions, which promote the full spectrum of humanities and humanistic social sciences research.
Books and Major Publications:
Sylvester Johnson, Northwestern University
African American Religions, 1500–2000: Colonialism, Democracy, and Freedom
Phillip Cary, Eastern University
Does God Have a Strategy?: A Dialogue
Shawn Young, York College of Pennsylvania
Gray Sabbath: Jesus People USA, the Evangelical Left, and the Evolution of Christian Rock
David S. Cunningham, Hope College
At This Time and In This Place: Vocation and Higher Education