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2016 International Meeting in partnership with the Korean Society of Old Testament Studies, The New Testament Society of Korea, and the Society of Asian Biblical Studies

Seoul, South Korea

Meeting Begins7/2/2016
Meeting Ends7/7/2016

Call for Papers Opens: 10/28/2015
Call for Papers Closes: 2/2/2016

Requirements for Participation

Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective unit of the SBL welcomes proposals for both individual papers and pre-arranged panels at the international meeting in Seoul, July 3-7, 2016. Proposals for pre-arranged panels should be emailed to the program unit chairs. Individual papers must be submitted through the online system. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to, the Quran and Islamic tradition in the wider context of the history of the Western monotheisms; Islam’s profound historical relationships with Judaism, Christianity, and the biblical heritage; and comparative inquiry and intercommunal dialogue more generally.

Program Unit Chairs

Zohar Hadromi-Allouche
John Kaltner

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