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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

Religious World of Late Antiquity

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: This year the Religious World of Late Antiquity will host four sessions. The first, an invited, co-sponsored session with the Religious Competition in Late Antiquity Unit, is called “The Future of Late of Antiquity.” The roundtable discussion will ask a group of scholars a simple question: “what would you like to see in the future from members of our field?” The second panel will be a pre-arranged session on Dan-El Padilla Peralta’s forthcoming book Divine Institutions (Princeton University Press). The third panel will be a pre-arranged session on “Body Parts” in Late Antiquity. The final panel is a completely OPEN CALL for papers about any aspect of the religious world of late antiquity. We especially encourage graduate students and early-career scholars to apply.

Program Unit Chairs

Moulie Vidas
Todd Berzon

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