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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

Racism, Pedagogy, and Biblical Studies

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: (Co-sponsored with Academic Teaching and Biblical Studies): “Best Practices in Teaching Issues of Race and Racism.”: We seek papers on best practices in teaching race and racism in biblical studies, focusing on “Good reads”. We invite presentations pointing attendees to valuable articles, book chapters, and other current scholarship that facilitate student learning on race and racism in biblical studies. Presentations that model a specific approach as opposed to a lecture (e.g., "show us," not "tell us") are also encouraged. Presentations will be 20 minutes.”

Program Unit Chairs

Tat-siong Benny Liew
Shelly Matthews

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