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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Jain Studies Unit

Statement of Purpose: 

This Unit began in 2009 in recognition of the burgeoning state of the field and its relative neglect in the AAR. Originating in India in the first millennium BCE, Jainism — historically as dominant a South Asian religious tradition as Buddhism and Hinduism and, in the light of current demographics, a disproportionately powerful presence in the cultural and economic life of India — is a world religion now extending far beyond South Asia to East Asia, Europe, North America, Africa, and Australia. Given the increasing focus of scholarly attention on Jainism both in India and around the globe, this Unit provides a venue in North America for scholars of Jainism to meet regularly and exchange ideas.

Call for Papers: 

The Jain Studies Unit is not accepting proposals for the 2020 AAR; our panel has been determined. However, we are open to co-sponsorship. Anyone interested in co-sponsoring with the Jain Studies Unit should contact either of the co-chairs.

Proposals are anonymous to chairs and steering committee members until after final acceptance/rejection
The Jain Studies Unit accepts only full papers sessions (panels) for the 2019 CFP
ChairSteering Committee