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2018 Annual Meeting

Denver, CO

Meeting Begins11/17/2018
Meeting Ends11/21/2018

Call for Papers Opens: 12/18/2017
Call for Papers Closes: 3/6/2018

Requirements for Participation

History of Interpretation

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: In Denver we anticipate three sessions. One will be invited, namely: 'The idea of interpretation'.The second 'How essential is Wirkungsgeschichte for New Testament exegesis?' will be open and we invite papers from NT scholars of all shades as well as historians of interpretation. The third session will also be open and will particularly welcome papers on Post-Reformation Early Modern Thought and the Bible (roughly 1600-1750). Any queries, please contact Michael or Mark.

Program Unit Chairs

Mark W. Elliott
Michael C. Legaspi

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