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Meeting Program Units

2011 Annual Meeting

San Francisco, CA

Meeting Begins11/19/2011
Meeting Ends11/22/2011

Call for Papers Opens: 1/25/2011
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2011

Requirements for Participation

Ideology, Culture, and Translation

Program Unit Type: Group
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: For the 2011 Annual Meeting we will host an open session. In line with the aims of the group, we invite papers that explore the operation of biblical ideology in film, literature or politics. How is a bible message translated into a concrete historical or cultural setting? Which ideologies produce the bible messages that are translated into popular consumption? How is the bible either foreignized or domesticated in film, literature or politics? Student papers will be given equal consideration.

Program Unit Chairs

Christina Petterson

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