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2021 Annual Meeting

San Antonio, TX

Meeting Begins11/20/2021
Meeting Ends11/23/2021

Call for Papers Opens: 1/20/2021
Call for Papers Closes: 3/24/2021

Requirements for Participation

Bible and Visual Art

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Bible and Visual Art section welcomes submissions for the following two sessions at the Annual Meeting in 2021: (1) We invite proposals on topics that relate to paintings, sculpture, and other forms of biblical art in public spaces in the San Antonio area; (2) For our open session, we invite proposals that fall within our broad purpose: to explore historical, hermeneutical, theological, iconographic and/or theoretical aspects related to the interpretation of the Jewish and Christian Scriptures in visual art through the centuries. There will also be a third session, joint with the Gospel of Luke section, postponed from 2020 (papers already approved).

Program Unit Chairs

Ian Boxall
Heidi J. Hornik

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