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Canon and the Analytical Study of Religion, SORAAAD 2015

Canon and the Analytical Study of Religion, SORAAAD 2015 Friday, November 20, 12:45-5:15 p.m. Atlanta, GA “…in any given society, the social practices of reading and writing are systematically regulated. The social effects of this regulation are produced, therefore, by … Continue reading

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NAASR Notes: Russell McCutcheon

NAASR Notes is a new feature with the Bulletin where we invite members of the North American Association for the Study of Religion to describe books they are reading and/or research and writing projects that will be of interests to … Continue reading

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North American Association for the Study of Religion (NAASR): An Interview with Russell McCutcheon

1. For readers unfamiliar with NAASR, could you briefly outline its history and its general aims? Russell McCutcheon: The North American Association for the Study of Religion—of which the Bulletin and thus this blog are representative publications, along with Brill’s quarterly … Continue reading

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Ritual Studies Group Call for Papers: The AAR and SBL Meeting Atlanta, Georgia November 21-24

Ritual Studies Group Call for Papers Deadline: Monday, March 2 2015, 5:00 PM EST, through: http://papers.aarweb.org/ Statement of Purpose: This Group provides a unique venue for the interdisciplinary exploration of ritual — broadly understood to include rites, ceremonies, religious and secular … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Redescribing Early Christianity, The SBL Annual Meeting Atlanta, Georgia, November 21-24

Call for Papers: Redescribing Early Christianity. The SBL Annual Meeting Atlanta, Georgia,  November 21-24 Deadline:  Thursday, March 5, 2014, 5:00 PM EST, through http://www.sbl-site.org Call for Papers: The Redescribing Early Christianity unit is organizing two sessions that address issues associated with the … Continue reading

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Better get to know the AAR’s Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence group

Editor’s note: “Better get to know” a program unit, working group, or organization is a new feature with the Bulletin that aims to engage with various religious studies groups in the critical-historical and analytic theoretical traditions. Ipsita Chatterjea: Thank you for … Continue reading

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SBL – Metacriticism of Biblical Scholarship: November 21-25, 2014, San Diego, CA

SBL – Metacriticism of Biblical Scholarship November 21-25, 2014, San Diego, CA Metacriticism of Biblical Scholarship critically evaluates suppositions in and underlying biblical scholarship, including how an explicitly non-religious approach differs from what is even now represented as historical-critical scholarship, … Continue reading

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