Annual Meeting

2017 Annual Meeting in Boston, Nov 18-21

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The American Academy of Religion brings thousands of professors and students, authors and publishers, religious leaders and interested laypersons to its Annual Meeting each year. Co-hosted with the Society of Biblical Literature, the Annual Meetings are the largest events of the year in the fields of religious studies and theology.

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At-A-Glance Schedule for the AAR Annual Meeting

2017 AAR Annual Meeting • Boston, Massachusetts • November 18–21

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The following schedule overview includes information for the 2017 AAR Annual Meeting in Boston, MA. For full Program Book information, please see here starting mid July.

Friday, November 17, 2017  
9:00 AM–6:00 PM AAR Preconference Workshops (additional registration and fee required)
11:00 AM–6:00 PM Registration Desk & AAR Member Services Desk Open, Hynes Convention Center, Outside Exhibit Hall CD
   
Saturday, November 18, 2017  
8:00 AM–5:30 PM Registration Desk & AAR Member Services Desk Open, Hynes Convention Center, Outside Exhibit Hall CD
8:00 AM–7:00 PM Employment Center Open, Hynes Convention Center, Ballroom ABC
8:30 AM–5:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open, Hynes Convention Center, Exhibit Hall CD

9:00 AM–11:30 AM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
11:30 AM–1:00 PM Lunch on Your Own (nearby restaurants)
1:00 PM–3:30 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
4:00 PM–6:30 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
   
Sunday, November 19, 2017  
8:00 AM–5:30 PM Registration Desk & AAR Member Services Desk Open, Hynes Convention Center, Outside Exhibit Hall CD
8:00 AM–7:00 PM Employment Center Open, Hynes Convention Center, Ballroom ABC
8:30 AM–5:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open, Hynes Convention Center, Exhibit Hall CD

9:00 AM–11:30 AM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
11:30 AM–1:00 PM Lunch on Your Own (nearby restaurants)
1:00 PM–2:30 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
3:00 PM–4:30 PM  Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
5:00 PM –6:30 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
   
Monday, November 20, 2017  
8:00 AM–5:30 PM Registration Desk & AAR Member Services Desk Open, Hynes Convention Center, Outside Exhibit Hall CD
8:00 AM–7:00 PM Employment Center Open, Hynes Convention Center, Ballroom ABC
8:30 AM–5:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open, Hynes Convention Center, Exhibit Hall CD

9:00 AM–11:30 AM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
11:30 AM–1:00 PM Lunch on Your Own (nearby restaurants)
1:00 PM–3:30 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
4:00 PM–6:30 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
   
Tuesday, November 21, 2017  
8:00 AM–10:00 AM Registration Desk & AAR Member Services Desk Open, Hynes Convention Center, Outside Exhibit Hall CD
8:00 AM–12:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Open, Hynes Convention Center, Exhibit Hall CD

8:30 AM–10:00 AM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions
10:30 AM–12:00 PM Concurrent Program Unit Sessions