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2023 Annual Meeting

San Antonio, Texas

Meeting Begins11/18/2023
Meeting Ends11/21/2023

Call for Papers Opens: 1/23/2023
Call for Papers Closes: 3/14/2023

Requirements for Participation

Literature and History of the Persian Period

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: We are uncomfortable asking and encouraging people to attend sessions in Texas at a time when members with health and safety concerns cannot be protected from unnecessary risks. For this reason, we will refrain from issuing a specific call for papers until 2024. In keeping with SBL's aim to provide a place for younger scholars to present their work, we therefore issue a general call for papers on the history and literature of the Persian period. We will return in full force next year when state laws do not deny people the human right to bodily autonomy.

Program Unit Chairs

Adrianne Spunaugle
Jason M. Silverman

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