Events

2020 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Eastern International
Deadline: February 1, 2020

New England-Maritimes
Deadline: February 15, 2020
 

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Mid-Atlantic

Midwest

Pacific Northwest

Southeast

Upper Midwest

Western

2019-2020 AAR Research Grant Winners Announced

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Research Grant Winners!

To fulfill its commitment to advance research in religion, the AAR each year grants awards ranging from $500 to $5000 to support projects proposed by AAR members and selected by the AAR Research Grants Jury. The research projects can be either collaborative or individual.

 

2019-2020 Winners

Collaborative Research Grant Winners

Stacey Floyd-Thomas, Vanderbilt University
What’s Going On?: Conversations on the Religious Dynamics of Black Popular Culture
    Collaborator:
    Juan M. Floyd-Thomas, Vanderbilt University
    
Sufia Uddin, Connecticut College
Dwelling in the Sundarbans: Identity through sense of place, religion, and work
    Collaborator:
    Madeline Blount

 

Individual Research Grant Winners

Sophie Bjork-James, Vanderbilt University
Religion and Opposition to Organized Racism in the Northwestern United States

Michel Chambon, Hanover College
Spring Couplets and the Materialization of Chinese Christianity

Emily Clark, Gonzaga University
Spiritual Matters: American Spiritualism and Material Culture

Brian A. Hatcher, Tufts University
Where have all the Giris gone? The rise and fall of a monastic network in Bengal

Andre E. Johnson, University of Memphis
The Henry McNeal Turner Project

Breanna J. Nickel, Augustana College
Balthasar Hubmaier’s Expulsion of the Regensburg Jews

Valerie Stoker, Wright State University
In Charisma’s Wake: Writing the Early History of the Mādhva Brahmin Movement

Luke Whitmore, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Ecology, Post-Secularism, and Cosmopolitics in the Central Indian Himalaya

Rebecca Wollenberg, University of Michigan
God’s Monograph: Medieval Jewish Reading Practices and the Emergence of Modern Judaism
 

 

Visit the Individual and Collaborative Research Grant pages for more information.