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2020 Annual Meeting

Virtual Meeting

Meeting Begins11/29/2020
Meeting Ends12/11/2020

Call for Papers Opens: 1/7/2020
Call for Papers Closes: 3/11/2020

Requirements for Participation

New Testament Textual Criticism

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The New Testament Textual Criticism section invites proposals for its two open sessions on any aspect relating to the study and criticism of the text of the New Testament. We especially welcome papers that examine manuscripts and other sources, evaluate their textual variation, investigate their history of transmission, and reconsider the methods we use to analyze them. In addition, we will be hosting a joint session with the Mark Group on the scholarly legacy of Larry W. Hurtado (1943-2019), as well as planning an invited session on the writing and use of textual commentaries.

Program Unit Chairs

Juan Hernandez Jr.
Stephen C. Carlson

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