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Meeting Program Units

2017 Annual Meeting

Boston, MA

Meeting Begins: 11/18/2017
Meeting Ends: 11/21/2017

Note that the deadline for paper proposals is 11:59 PM (23:59) Eastern Standard Time (UTC -5) on the day PREVIOUS to the deadline below.


Call For Papers Opens: 12/19/2016
Call For Papers Closes: 3/8/2017
Requirements for Participation

History of Interpretation


Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: In 2017 there will be three sessions: the first is a closed session on the legacy of JB Lightfoot's New Testament commentaries; the second is an invited session on the Reformation and what was distinctive about its biblical exegesis, with reference to the Reformation Bible Commentary series, published by IVPUSA. The third will be an open session and for this we particularly welcome papers on medieval Jewish interpretation and medieval Christian exegetical responses to it.

Program Unit Chairs

Michael C. Legaspi
Mark Elliott

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