Events

2018 Annual Meeting, Nov 17-20

Mark your calendars for the 2018 Annual Meeting! Plan to join your colleagues in Denver November 17-20. Register Now!

2019 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Midwestern Region
(CFP Deadline: 10/20/18)

Rocky Mountain-Great Plains Region
(CFP Deadline: 10/26/18)

Southeastern Region
(CFP Deadline: 10/01/18)

Southwest Region
(CFP Deadline: 10/15/18)

Western Region
(CFP Deadline: 10/01/18)

Open Registration:

Registration closed.

Student Director

Rachel Toombs

Rachel Toombs, 2017–2018, AAR Student Director

Rachel Toombs recently completed her PhD in Religion (Theological Studies) at Baylor University. She serves as the Professor of Theology and Old Testament at Yellowstone Theological Institute, a new graduate school in Bozeman, Montana. Her research areas span the disciplines of theological, biblical, and literary studies. Her dissertation explored the spare literary style of Flannery O’Connor’s stories and its theological impact on readers.

She received her MA in Theological Studies (Old Testament) from Regent College in Vancouver, Canada, and her BA from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN. Rachel has served as the AAR Student Director of the Southwest Region since the spring of 2016. She now serves on the AAR Board of Directors and chairs the Graduate Student Committee.