2019 Annual Meeting, Nov 23-26

The 2019 Annual Meeting will be in San Diego, CA, November 23-26. Register Now!

2020 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Deadline: October 1, 2019

Deadline: October 1, 2019

Deadline: October 15, 2019

Upper Midwest
Deadline: December 31, 2019

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: January 20, 2020


JAAR Welcomes New Book Review Editor

Andrea Jain, editor of the Journal of the American Academy of Religion, is pleased to announce the journal’s new book review editor, Kevin Schilbrack.

Kevin Schilbrack (PhD, University of Chicago Divinity School) is professor and chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Appalachian State University in gorgeous Boone, NC. Previously a visiting scholar at Harvard University, the University of Uppsala, and Vrije University Amsterdam, Schilbrack is the author of Philosophy and the Study of Religions: A Manifesto (Blackwell 2014). He is presently writing on the relevance of embodied cognition and social ontology for understanding what religion is and how it works.

Effective immediately, books sent to JAAR for review should be mailed to the following address:

Journal of the American Academy of Religion  
Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis  
425 University Blvd, CA 335E  
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5140