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2017 Annual Meeting, Nov 18-21

Plan to join your colleagues in beautiful Boston for the 2017 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings. Regular rates end November 16. Register today!

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2018 Regional Meetings

The following Calls for Papers are open:

Mid-Atlantic
Deadline: December 15

Rocky Mountain-Great Plains
Deadline: October 27

Southeast (SECSOR)
Deadline: October 15

Southwest (SWCRS)
Deadline: October 15

Upper Midwest
Deadline: January 6

Western
Deadline: October 1

2017 National Humanities Conference

Register by October 27 for the NHC conference in Boston.

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Academy Fund Contributors

Fiscal Year 2016

The American Academy of Religion gratefully acknowledges the following contributors to the Academy Fund. Contributions to this fund support Annual Meeting travel grants, international dissertation research fellowships, other international initiatives, new programs, and the general operations of the Academy. For more information about supporting the work of the AAR, please see here.

The following list reflects donations received from July 2015 through June 2016. Thank you!


Visionary
Gifts of $500 and above

Anonymous
Kelly Bulkeley
Jack Fitzmier
Warren G. Frisina
Laurie Louise Patton
Louis  Ruprecht
Anonymous
Jeffrey Stout
Glenn Yocum

Benefactor
Gifts from $250 to $499

Ann Marie B. Bahr
William G. Doty
Serene Jones
James Moseley
Robert C. Neville
Peter J. Paris
Bill Pitts
Ronald Stone
Deanna A. Thompson
Laurie Zoloth

Patron
Gifts from $100 to $249

Rebecca Alpert
Alan B. Anderson
Mary F. Bednarowski
David S. Blix
W A Breytspraak
Rita Brock
Robert Brodie
Frank Burch Brown
Herbert Burhenn
Paula M. Cooey
Allison P. Coudert
E. Randolph Daniel
Barbara DeConcini
Nathan Eric Dickman
Erin Marie Diericx
Jualynne E. Dodson
Gary Dorrien
Christine Downing
Martha L Finch
Eugene V. Gallagher
James Gentry
Robert Geraci
David L. Gitomer
Fred Glennon
Garrett Green
Natalie Gummer
Hans-Martin Gutmann
Juliane Hammer
Roger Hatch
John R. Haule
Peter C. Hodgson
Amir Hussain
Margaret D. Hutaff
Mary Jo Iozzio
James W. Jones
Charles B. Jones
Mary T. Kantor
Zayn Kassam
Patricia O'Connell Killen
Anne-Marie Korte
John N. Langfitt
John K. Leonard
Kristen Lucken
Michael B. Lukens
Joan M. Martin
Nancy M. Martin
Robert Martin
Rachel Fell McDermott
David Miller
Ebrahim E. I. Moosa
Tomoe Moriya
Vasudha Narayanan
Gordon D. Newby
Peter Ochs
Carl Olson
Kusumita P. Pedersen
Rebecca Todd Peters
Karl E. Peters
Vicki Cass Phillips
Tina Pippin
Helene Podziba
Riess W. Potterveld
Darby Ray
Gene Reeves
Martha Reineke
Timothy Renick
Judy Saltzman
Karen D. Scheib
Huifeng Shi
C. Peter Slater
Winnifred Sullivan
Shinichi Takeda
Barbara Brown Taylor
Anthony Towey
Emilie M. Townes
Richard Viladesau
David Harrington Watt
Frederick S. West
Traci C. West
Raymond Whitehead
Robert Wilson-Black
Roland D. Zimany

Advocate
Gifts from $50 to $99

Efrain Agosto
Megory Anderson
Sebastien Bakatuinamina
Whitney Bauman
Cindy Bentley
Judith L. Bishop
Whitney Bodman
Donna Bowman
Susan Power Bratton
Bernadette Brooten
Robert F. Brown
Vicki Cabot
G. Clarke Chapman
Malcolm Clark
John B. Cobb
Rosemary R. Corbett
Reginald Crenshaw
Eric Dubuis
Erika W. Dyson
D. William Faupel
Peter Foley
Andrew O. Fort
Naomi R. Goldenberg
Kevin Goodrich
Clifford Green
Rosalind I. J. Hackett
Roy Hammerling
Gaël Hily
Barbara A. Holdrege
Betty Holley
David B. Howell
Nancy R. Howell
Robert Hughes
Krista Jung
Karen L. King
Philip Kuehnert
Halvor Kvandal
Pui Lan Kwok
Sarah Heaner Lancaster
Emma Lapsansky
J. Rebecca Lyman
E. Ann Matter
James McGarigle
Richard McGregor
Alan G. Meyers
Merrill P. Miller
Tarig Mohamed
Paul D. Molnar
Robert C. Monk
Leslie A. Muray
Ronald Y. Nakasone
Friederike Nuessel
Vivian-Lee Nyitray
Hester E. Oberman
Aline O'Brien
David Odell-Scott
Ronald A. Pachence
Rodger Payne
Brian K. Pennington
Michelene Pesantubbee
Jill Raitt
Laurent Ramambason
Jennifer Reece
Kurt Anders Richardson
Philip Boo Riley
Tyler T. Roberts
Kathleen M. Sands
Richard S. Sarason
Caroline Schroeder
Wolfgang Schuerger
David Schultenover
Noel B. Shuell
Leah Sievers
Frederick M. Smith
Jacqueline I. Stone
Sonam Thakchoe
Curtis L. Thompson
Cristina L. H. Traina
Anne Vallely
Clare Watkins
Susan Willhauck
Preston N. Williams
Francis Ching-Wah Yip
Tyanna Yonkers
Yohan Yoo

Friends and Contributors
Gifts up to $50

Susan Abraham
Reggie Abraham
Roger Adams
Grace Sintim Adasi
Afe Adogame
Scott C. Alexander
Johnathan Alvarado
Victor Anderson
Carol S. Anderson
Chase Andre
Stephen Angell
Maria Antonaccio
Etin Anwar
Bernard Appiah
Tom Armbruster
Ellen T. Armour
Willard Ashley
John Atchison
Linda L. Barnes
Scott Alves Barton
Milton Barua
Ashok Kumar Barua
Kenneth A. Beals
Guy Beck
James A. Benn
Judith A. Berling
Shira Billet
Kathleen Bishop
Elvi Bjorkquist
Heather Blair
Christine M. Bochen
Joseph Boenzi
Donald Brash
Kent Brintnall
Sid Brown
Dr. Kathleen Brown
Debbie Brubaker
Sharon Peebles Burch
Eileen Campbell-Reed
Amy Carr
Anonymous
Jeremy R. Carrette
Anne Carter
Lisa M. Cataldo
Colin Chalmers
James M. Childs
Mary Churchill
Christopher Cimorelli
Shannon Clarkson
Barbra R. Clayton
Charles Conway
Donald A. Crosby
Kristine A. Culp
Beverly  Dale
Russell Dalton
Robert J. Daly
David Damrel
David Dault
Katie Day
Iris De La Rosa
Adarsh Deepak
Grisel d'Elena
Jessica Delgado
Corinne Dempsey
Crystal DesVignes
Mary Duerksen
Arvin Eballo
Sarah Rachel Egelman
William W. Elkins
J. Harold Ellens
Marvin M. Ellison
Koenraad Elst
Marv Erisman
Massimo Faggioli
Millicent Feske
Bruce L. Fields
Thomas Finger
Savannah Finver
Aileen Fitzke
Evon O. Flesberg
Casey Flynn
Marla Frederick
Shannon Frediani
Sara Frykenberg
Guillermo Garcia
William P. George
Lynne Gerber
Seemi Ghazi
Cheryl Townsend Gilkes
Shonda Nicole Gladden
Mark Godin
Robert Gonzalez
Shoshana Razel Gordon Guedalia
June-Ann Greeley
William Greenway
Franz Volker Greifenhagen
Sidney Griffith
John A. Grim
Christian Guild
Nontando Hadebe
Sandra Ham
John T. Hardie
Joan R. Harrell
Leon Harris
Melanie  L. Harris
James Harris
Christian Haskett
Joel Hecker
Annie Heckman
Douglas Hedley
Caleb Hendrickson
Phyllis Herman
Douglas A. Hicks
Susan E. Hill
Teresia Mbari Hinga
Susan T. Hollis
Nathaniel Holmes
Daniel Horan
Katerina Horska
Yong Huang
Benjamin J. Hubbard
Thomas Hughson
William Huntley
Massimo Introvigne
Andrew B. Irvine
Walter Isaac
Greg Johnson
Willa Mathis Johnson
Tommy Joe Johnson
P. Kimberleigh Jordan
Georg Kalinna
Stephen Kaplan
Felicity Brock Kelcourse
Mary Keller
Eliza Kent
Ivan P Khovacs
Seong-nae Kim
Sung-Hae Kim
Kirsteen Kim
Mari Kim
Heerak Christian Kim
Charles A. Kimball
Hilda Koster
Shawn Madison Krahmer
Kristen E. Kvam
Martin Laird
Tu Lan
Emmanuel Lartey
Terri Laws
Tom LeGrand
Alec LeMay
Laura S. Levitt
Sandra Levy-Achtemeir
A. David Lewis
Todd T. Lewis
Reid Locklin
Christo Lombard
Jeffery D. Long
Greige Lott
Dennis Lundblad
Mauricio Márquez
John J. Markey
Heather R. Martin
Loreen Maseno
Nicholas S. Mather
Alfred Warren Matthews
Esti Mayer
Rebecca Mays
Elizabeth McCloskey
H. John McDargh
Eunice T. McGarrahan
Michael McNally
Calvin Mercer
Gordon S. Mikoski
Albert G. Miller
Kenryo Minowa
Sharon Murphy Mogen
Marili Moore
Charlotte Moore
Michelle Morris
Lucinda Mosher
Mkunga Mtingele
Roland Mullins
Stephen R. Munzer
Nathaniel S. Murrell
John Mustol
Syeda Sahar Naovi
Mohamad Abdun Nasir
Mary Kaye Nealen
Breanna Nickel
Sanja Nilsson
Marcella Norling
Steven Ogden
Peter Oulton
Binsar Jonathan Pakpahan
Aaron Parker
Richard K. Payne
David B. Peabody
Robert Peach
Martyn Percy
Anonymous
Ted Peters
Cheryl Peterson
Regina Pfeiffer
Nichole Phillips
Francello Phillips-Calhoun
Joanne Pierce
Johanna Pink
Annabella Pitkin
Janice Poss
Brian Powers
Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad
Virginia Kaib Ratigan
Stephen G. Ray
Calen Rayne
Bryan S. Rennie
Cynthia Rigby
Marcia Riggs
Fredrick Robinson
Bruce Rogers-Vaughn
Robert Russell
Taunalyn Rutherford
David Rutledge
Barry Ryan
Makiko Sato
Christian Schwarke
Marla Segol
Masahiro Shimoda
Neelima Shukla-Bhatt
Christine Skolnik
Jay Smith
Marsha Snulligan Haney
Meg Souza
Allison St. Louis
Sturla Stålsett
M Richard Stevens
Ken Stone
David Stowe
Marek Suchocki
Laura S. Sugg
Thomas Suitt
Ian Sundwall-Byers
Yusuke Suzumura
Henrik Syse
Sarah McFarland Taylor
Emily Teater
John Thatamanil
Jakob Egeris Thorsen
Deberniere Torrey
Jeffery L. Tribble
Michael Trice
Theodore Trost
Yen-Zen Tsai
Ellen Umansky
Jakub Urbaniak
Gijsbert van den Brink
Luco J. van den Brom
Nelly van Doorn-Harder
J. Wentzel Van Huyssteen
Adriaan van Klinken
Ken Vandergriff
Jeffrey Vanwyk
Jack Verheyden
Karen Nelson Villanueva
Alana Vincent
Hendrik Viviers
Dirk von der Horst
Steven Vose
Addie L. Walker
Vesna Wallace
Michael J. Walsh
James W. Walters
Shea Watts
Mr. J. Kendrick Wells
Cindy K. Wesley
Heather White
James E. Will
Precious Williams
Jane Williams-Hogan
Jonathan M. Wilson
Charles  Wilson
Edward Wimberly
R. Neal Windham
Colleen Windham-Hughes
Connor Wood
Ryan Woods
Hongyu Wu
Lucretia B. Yaghjian
Rusol Yasin
Momoko Yokoi
Jie Zhou
Philip G. Ziegler

In recognition of contributions made in memory of or in honor of friends, family, and colleagues

IN MEMORY OF

Walter H. Capps
Judy Saltzman

IN HONOR OF

Catherine Wessinger
Judy Saltzman

Contingent Laborers
Caroline Schroeder


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