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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

Book of Psalms

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Book of Psalms Unit invites proposals for the following sessions: Enemies in the Reception History of the Psalms – four or five papers accepted. The Re-telling of the Samuel Narratives in the Psalms – a joint session with the Book of Samuel Unit exploring David in the Samuel Narratives and the Book of Psalms (including but not limited to Psalms 51-70). Likely, up to two papers accepted by the Book of Psalms unit (with two accepted by the Book of Samuel unit). Open Session – up to five papers accepted. Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Prayer Book of the Bible After 80 Years – a joint session with the AAR “Bonhoeffer: Theology and Social Analysis” program unit exploring aspects of Bonhoeffer’s book on the eightieth anniversary of its publication.

Program Unit Chairs

Christine Jones

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