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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

Qur'an and Biblical Literature

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Qur'an and Biblical Literature Unit is looking for innovative papers that critically address the interchange and interplay between the Bible, Biblical literature and the Qur'an and its interpretative tradition. Suggested topics include but are not limited to: the Qur’an and its exegesis in comparative perspective; the Qur’an in the context of Late Antiquity; critical approaches in Qur'anic and Biblical Studies; gender and sexuality in comparative perspective; inter-religious dialogue; comparative hermeneutics (traditional or contemporary); and pedagogy (engaging the Qur’an in the classroom).

Program Unit Chairs

Stephen Burge

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