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SBL International Meeting
The SBL International Meeting is held annually outside North America. It provides a unique forum for international scholars who are unable to attend the North American meeting and for all who wish to engage more directly SBL's growing international membership and scholarship.

  2021 International Meeting Update
After thorough review and discussion, and in consultation with faculty and administration at the University of Kent and Canterbury Cathedral, the SBL Council has decided to cancel the 2021 International Meeting in Canterbury, England, due to the ongoing health risks and travel restrictions associated with COVID-19.
The SBL Council, staff, and the International Meeting Program Committee are exploring options and alternatives to the face-to-face meeting and a typical program. Stay tuned for announcements in the coming weeks.

Past International Meetings

See the 2019 Rome Program Book as well as other past meetings and their programs.
Future International Meetings:

2022 (July 17-21) Salzburg, Austria
2023 (July 3-7): University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

If you have questions regarding the SBL International Meeting email

Paper proposals will be accepted though 11:59 PM (23:59) Eastern Standard Time (UTC-5) on the date that the call for papers closes. Dates are formatted mm/dd/yyyy.
2022 International Meeting
Call for Papers
Call for Papers Opens: 11/3/2021
Call for Papers Closes: 2/1/2022

Requirements for Participation

Call for Papers

Program Units

Program Book

The online program book is not yet available.

Meeting Abstracts

The abstracts for this meeting are not yet available.

Exhibitor & Advertiser Information


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