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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


Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: 1. The Q section invites paper proposals examining the presence of economic themes in Q, in particular in the parables included in the document. Potential papers may treat either the economic context of the composition of Q or the reflection of economic issues in Q. Some papers will be invited, but the section welcomes also proposals for this panel.

2. The Q section invites papers examining the material features of the production and circulation of Q with particular attention given to their socio-cultural implications and using parallels drawn from early Jewish and Greco-Roman archives. Some papers will be invited, but the section also welcomes proposals for this panel.

3. Finally, as always, we will reserve a third session as an open session, for which we invite proposals on any aspect of research on Q.

Program Unit Chairs

Giovanni Battista Bazzana
Sarah E. Rollens

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