PAPERS Resources

AAR Annual Meeting
San Diego, CA
November 23-26, 2019

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Program Book (PDF)

Preliminary Program Book (MS Word)

Floorplans of Annual Meeting Facilities (PDF)

Exhibit Hall Listing and Map (PDF)

Program Book Ads (PDF)

Annual Meeting At-A-Glance (PDF)

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Christian Spirituality Unit

Statement of Purpose: 

This Unit serves as a forum for scholars working in the interdisciplinary field of Christian spirituality. It is committed to the following:

• Developing, refining, and demonstrating appropriate methodologies for the academic study of spirituality.
• Exploring models for describing and facilitating interdisciplinary conversation on the nature of spirituality among religion scholars of all perspectives and religions.
• Initiating discussion in the field of global spirituality, both religious and secular.
• Articulating the connections between scholarship and spiritual practice.
• Ensuring diversity in denominational affiliation, gender, race, and ethnic backgrounds.

Call for Papers: 

The Christian Spirituality Program Unit is seeking proposals for papers on the following topics:


The spirituality of academic labor/the #aarsolidarity movement.

Spirituality resources for the challenges facing higher education.

Apocalyptic spirituality.

A session on the recently published The Routledge International Handbook of Spirituality in Society and the Professions.

The AAR/SBL annual meeting as spiritual practice.

Spirituality of texts in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Spirituality in times of political change.

Spiritual dimensions of memory loss (i.e., Alzheimer’s, dementia, traumatic brain injury).

Method: 
PAPERS
Process: 
Proposals are anonymous to chairs and steering committee members during review, but visible to chairs prior to final acceptance or rejection
Leadership: 
ChairSteering Committee