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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

Bible in Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Traditions

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The steering committee of the “Bible in the Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Traditions” opens the Call for Papers for the 2012 Annual Meeting in the fields of critical study of the role of the Bible in eastern Christianity, past and present. The committee invites presentation and discussion of papers from a variety of approaches and methodologies, including (but not limited to) theological, historiographic, philological, and literary studies. The committee would like to encourage scholars to offer papers examining exegetical, theological, history of religions, socio-historical, literary, history of interpretation, and methodological questions.

Program Unit Chairs

Vahan Hovhanessian

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