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Meeting Program Units

2019 Annual Meeting

San Diego, CA

Meeting Begins11/23/2019
Meeting Ends11/26/2019

Call for Papers Opens: 12/19/2018
Call for Papers Closes: 3/6/2019

Requirements for Participation

Bible and Film

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: In addition to one or two open sessions (for which we invite papers on any subject pertaining to Bible and Film broadly construed), we also invite specific paper proposals on these topics: (1) Borders/Border Crossing, Immigrants, and the “Other” in Bible/Film; (2) (Transgressive) Gender and Sexuality in Bible/Film; (3) Rethinking the Field of Bible and Film: Methods, Theories, and Analysis; (4) Pedagogical Value of Bible and Film; (5) Latin American Films; (6) Monsters and the Monstrous in Bible and Film; (7) Non-Hollywood Films. Papers in categories (1) and (2) will be considered for a joint session with the AAR’s Religion, Film and Visual Culture Unit.

Program Unit Chairs

Rhonda Burnette-Bletsch

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