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AAR Annual Meeting
Denver, CO
November 17-20, 2018

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Program Units
AAR/SBL Joint Regions Task Force
Academic Labor and Contingent Faculty Committee and Academic Relations Committee
Academic Labor and Contingent Faculty Committee and Applied Religious Studies Committee
Academic Labor and Contingent Faculty Committee and Graduate Student Committee
Academic Labor and Contingent Faculty Committee and Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion
Academic Labor and Contingent Faculty, Applied Religious Studies, Graduate Student, and Status of LGBTIQ Persons, Persons with Disabilities, Racial and Ethnic Minorities, and Women in the Profession Committees
Academic Relations Committee and Cultural History of the Study of Religion Unit
Academic Relations Committee and Religion and Public Schools: International Perspectives Unit and Promoting Religious Literacy College-Wide Seminar
African Association for the Study of Religions
African Diaspora Religions Unit
African Diaspora Religions Unit and African Religions Unit and Anthropology of Religions Unit
African Religions Unit
Afro-American Religious History Unit
Afro-American Religious History Unit and North American Religions Unit and Roman Catholic Studies Unit
Animals and Religion Unit
Animals and Religion Unit and SBL Animal Studies and the Bible Consultation
Anthropology of Religion Unit
Anthropology of Religion Unit and Comparative Religious Ethics Unit
Anthropology of Religion Unit and Contemporary Islam Unit and Critical Theory and Discourses on Religion Unit and Secularism and Secularity Unit
Applied Religious Studies Committee and Public Understanding of Religion Committee
Arts Series
Arts, Literature, and Religion Unit
Arts, Literature, and Religion Unit and Childhood Studies and Religion Unit
Asian North American Religion, Culture, and Society Unit
Augustine and Augustinianisms Unit
Baha’i Studies Unit
Bible in Racial, Ethnic, and Indigenous Communities Unit
Bible in Racial, Ethnic, and Indigenous Communities Unit and Mormon Studies Unit and North American Religions Unit
Bioethics and Religion Unit
Bioethics and Religion Unit and International Development and Religion Unit
Black Theology Unit
Black Theology Unit and Critical Approaches to Hip-Hop and Religion Unit
Black Theology Unit and Grawemeyer Award in Religion
Black Theology Unit and Womanist Approaches to Religion and Society Unit and Women of Color, Scholarship, Teaching, and Activism Unit
Body and Religion Unit
Body and Religion Unit, Ritual Studies Unit, and Teaching Religion Unit
Bonhoeffer: Theology and Social Analysis Unit
Buddhism in the West Unit
Buddhism in the West Unit and Buddhist Critical-Constructive Reflection Unit
Buddhism Unit
Buddhism Unit and Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence Unit and Contemporary Islam Unit
Buddhism Unit and Contemplative Studies Unit
Buddhism Unit and Religion and Sexuality Unit
Buddhism Unit and Religion in Southeast Asia Unit
Buddhist Critical-Constructive Reflection Unit
Buddhist Critical-Constructive Reflection Unit and Buddhist Philosophy Unit
Buddhist Philosophy Unit
Buddhist Philosophy Unit and Philosophy of Religion Unit
Childhood Studies and Religion Unit
Chinese Christianities Seminar
Chinese Religions Unit
Chinese Religions Unit and Confucian Traditions Unit
Chinese Religions Unit and Daoist Studies Unit
Chinese Religions Unit and Study of Islam Unit
Christian Spirituality Unit
Christian Spirituality Unit and Religion and Ecology Unit
Christian Systematic Theology Unit
Christian Systematic Theology Unit and Reformed Theology and History Unit
Class, Religion, and Theology Unit
Class, Religion, and Theology Unit and Critical Approaches to Hip-Hop and Religion Unit
Class, Religion, and Theology Unit and Psychology, Culture, and Religion Unit and Religion and Economy Unit and Religion and Humanism Unit and Religion and the Social Sciences Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: African Diaspora Religions Unit and African Association for the Study of Religion
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: African Diaspora Religions Unit and Mysticism Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Afro-American Religious History Unit, Bible in Racial, Ethnic, and Indigenous Communities Unit, and Mormon Studies Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Afro-American Religious History Unit, Religion and Cities Unit, and Theology of Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Animals and Religion Unit and Study of Judaism Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Black Theology Unit and Study of Judaism Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Buddhism in the West Unit, Buddhism Unit, and Japanese Religions Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Buddhism Unit and Japanese Religions Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Buddhism Unit and Religion and Sexuality Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Buddhist Philosophy Unit and Tantric Studies Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Childhood Studies and Religion Unit and Religion, Film, and Visual Culture Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Chinese Religions Unit and Japanese Religions Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Class, Religion, and Theology Unit and Latina/o Religion, Culture, and Society Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Class, Religion, and Theology Unit, Religion and Disability Studies Unit, and Religion, Memory, History Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Cognitive Science of Religion Unit and Ritual Studies Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Cognitive Science of Religion Unit and the Psychology, Culture, and Religion Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence Unit and Religion, Holocaust, and Genocide Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Comparative Theology Unit and Sacred Texts, Theory, and Theological Construction Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Contemporary Islam Unit and Religion, Media, and Culture Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Critical Theory and Discourses on Religion Unit and Japanese Religions Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Daoist Studies Unit and Ritual Studies Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Decolonization as Healing
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Gay Men and Religion Unit and Sacred Texts, Theory, and Theological Construction Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Law, Religion, and Culture Unit and Religion and Ecology Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Law, Religion, and Culture Unit and Religion in Europe Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Mormon Studies Unit and Queer Studies in Religion Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Music and Religion Unit and Religion in the American West Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Native Traditions in the Americas Unit and Religion and Ecology Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religion and Food Unit and Study of Judaism Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religion and Food Unit and the Religious Conversions Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religion and Popular Culture Unit and SBL Bible and Popular Culture Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religion in Europe Unit and Religion, Holocaust, and Genocide Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religion in South Asia Unit and Theology and Continental Philosophy Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religion, Affect and Emotion Unit and Science, Technology, and Religion Unit
CO-SPONSORED SESSION: Religious Conversions Unit and SBL Pseudepigrapha Unit
Cognitive Science of Religion Unit
Cognitive Science of Religion Unit and International Association of the Cognitive Science of Religion
Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence Unit
Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence Unit and Moral Injury and Recovery in Religion, Society, and Culture Unit
Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence Unit and SBL Violence and Representations of Violence in Late Antiquity Unit
Comparative Approaches to Religion and Violence Unit and Tibetan and Himalayan Religions Unit
Comparative Religious Ethics Unit
Comparative Religious Ethics Unit and Religion and Cities Unit
Comparative Studies in Religion Unit
Comparative Studies in Religion Unit and Philosophy of Religion Unit
Comparative Theology Unit
Comparative Theology Unit and Eastern Orthodox Studies Unit
Comparative Theology Unit and Scriptural Reasoning Unit
Confucian Traditions Unit
Confucian Traditions Unit and Daoist Studies Unit
Contemplative Studies Unit
Contemporary Islam Unit
Contemporary Islam Unit and Islam, Gender, Women Unit and Islamic Mysticism Unit and Qur'an Unit and Study of Islam Unit
Contemporary Pagan Studies Unit
Contemporary Pagan Studies Unit and Western Esotericism Unit
Critical Approaches to Hip-Hop and Religion Unit
Critical Theory and Discourses on Religion Unit
Critical Theory and Discourses on Religion Unit and Religion, Affect, and Emotion Unit
Cultural History of the Study of Religion Unit
Cultural History of the Study of Religion Unit and Indigenous Religious Traditions Unit
Daoist Studies Unit
Daoist Studies Unit, Indian and Chinese Religions Compared Unit, Tantric Studies Unit, Yoga in Theory and Practice Unit, and Yogācāra Studies Unit
Death, Dying, and Beyond Unit
Death, Dying, and Beyond Unit and Psychology, Culture and Religion Unit
Eastern Orthodox Studies Unit
Ecclesial Practices Unit
Ecclesial Practices Unit and Transformative Scholarship and Pedagogy Unit
Ecclesiological Investigations Unit
Ecclesiological Investigations Unit and African Association for the Study of Religion
Economics and Capitalism in the Study of Buddhism Seminar
Emerging Church, Millennials, and Religion Seminar
Employment Workshops
Ethics Unit
Ethics Unit and Liberal Theologies Unit and Theology of Martin Luther King Jr. Unit
Ethics Unit and Religion and Politics Unit
Ethics Unit and SBL Ethics and the Bible Unit
Evangelical Studies Unit
Exploratory Sessions
Feminist Theory and Religious Reflection Unit
Feminist Theory and Religious Reflection Unit and Religion in Europe Unit
Films
Folklore and Religion Seminar
Gay Men and Religion Unit
Gay Men and Religion Unit and Queer Studies in Religion Unit
Global-Critical Philosophy of Religion Seminar
Graduate Student Committee
Hinduism Unit
Hinduism Unit and History of Christianity Unit and Hagiography Society
Hinduism Unit and North American Hinduism Unit and Religion and Migration Unit
Hinduism Unit and Religion in South Asia Unit
History of Christianity Unit
Holmes Welch and the Study of Buddhism in Twentieth-Century China Seminar
Human Enhancement and Transhumanism Unit
Indian and Chinese Religions Compared Unit
Indigenous Religious Traditions Unit
International Development and Religion Unit
Interreligious and Interfaith Studies Unit
Interreligious Reflections on Immigration Seminar
Islam, Gender, Women Unit
Islam, Gender, Women Unit and Teaching Religion Unit
Islamic Mysticism Unit
Jain Studies Unit
Japanese Religions Unit
Japanese Religions Unit and Law, Religion and Culture Unit
Karl Barth Society of North America
Kierkegaard, Religion, and Culture Unit
Korean Religions Unit
Korean Religions Unit and Women and Religion Unit
Korean Religions Unit and Yogācāra Studies Unit
Latina/o Religion, Culture, and Society Unit
Latina/o Religion, Culture, and Society Unit and Liberation Theologies Unit and Practical Theology Unit
Latina/o Religion, Culture, and Society Unit, and Religion, Sport, and Play Unit
Law, Religion, and Culture Unit
Law, Religion, and Culture Unit and Native Traditions in the Americas Unit
Law, Religion, and Culture Unit and Secularism and Secularity Unit
Lesbian-Feminisms and Religion Unit
Lesbian-Feminisms and Religion Unit and Womanist Approaches to Religion and Society Unit
Liberal Theologies Unit
Liberal Theologies Unit and Schleiermacher Unit
Liberation Theologies Unit
Martin Luther and Global Lutheran Traditions Unit
Martin Luther and Global Lutheran Traditions Unit and Wesleyan Studies Unit
Material Islam Seminar
Men, Masculinities and Religion Unit, Religion, Holocaust, and Genocide Unit, and Women and Religion Unit
Men, Masculinities, and Religion Unit and Religion in Premodern Europe and the Mediterranean Unit
Men, Masculinities, and Religions Unit
Middle Eastern Christianity Unit
Middle Eastern Christianity Unit and World Christianity Unit
Moral Injury and Recovery in Religion, Society, and Culture Unit
Mormon Studies Unit
Music and Religion Unit
Music and Religion Unit and Theology and Religious Reflection Unit
Mysticism Unit
Mysticism Unit and Teaching Religion Unit
Mysticism Unit and Theology and Continental Philosophy Unit
Mysticism Unit, Ritual Studies Unit, and Religion, Media, and Culture Unit
Native Traditions in the Americas Unit
Native Traditions in the Americas Unit and Religion in the American West Unit and Religion, Colonialism and Postcolonialism Unit
Navarātri Seminar
New Materialism, Religion, and Planetary Thinking Seminar
New Perspectives on Religion in the Philippines Seminar
New Religious Movements Unit
New Religious Movements Unit and Sacred Texts, Theory, and Theological Construction Unit
Nineteenth Century Theology Unit
Nineteenth Century Theology Unit and Société Internationale d'Études sur Alfred Loisy
North American Hinduism Unit
North American Religions Unit
North American Religions Unit and Secularism and Secularity Unit
North American Religions Unit and Sociology of Religion Unit
Open and Relational Theologies Unit
Origen and the Roots of "Human Freedom" and "Human Dignity" in the West Seminar
Pentecostal–Charismatic Movements Unit
Philosophy of Religion Unit
Philosophy of Religion Unit and Religion, Media, and Culture Unit
Platonism and Neoplatonism Unit
Platonism and Neoplatonism Unit and SBL Nag Hammadi and Gnosticism Unit
Political Theology Seminar
Practical Theology Unit
Pragmatism and Empiricism in American Religious Thought Unit
Promoting Religious Literacy College-Wide Seminar
Psychology, Culture, and Religion Unit
Psychology, Culture, and Religion Unit and Womanist Approaches to Religion and Society Unit
Public Understanding of Religion Committee and Arts, Literature, and Religion Unit
Quaker Studies Unit
Quaker Studies Unit and Women and Religion Unit
Queer Studies in Religion Unit
Qur'an Unit
Qur'an Unit and Traditions of Eastern Late Antiquity Unit
Reformed Theology and History Unit
Religion and Cities Unit
Religion and Disability Studies Unit
Religion and Disability Studies Unit and Teaching Religion Unit
Religion and Ecology Unit
Religion and Ecology Unit and Space, Place, and Religion Unit
Religion and Economy Unit
Religion and Economy Unit and Religions, Medicines, and Healing Unit
Religion and Families in North America Seminar
Religion and Food Unit
Religion and Humanism Unit
Religion and Migration Unit
Religion and Migration Unit and Religion in Europe Unit
Religion and Politics Unit
Religion and Politics Unit and Religion and Sexuality Unit
Religion and Popular Culture Unit
Religion and Popular Culture Unit and Religion in Southeast Asia Unit
Religion and Public Schools: International Perspectives Unit
Religion and Science Fiction Unit
Religion and Sexuality Unit
Religion and Sexuality Unit and SBL LGBTI/Queer Interpretation Unit
Religion and the Social Sciences Unit
Religion and the Social Sciences Unit and Roman Catholic Studies Unit and Sociology of Religion Unit
Religion and US Empire Seminar
Religion in Europe Unit
Religion in Europe Unit and Religious Conversions Unit
Religion in Premodern Europe and the Mediterranean Unit
Religion in Premodern Europe and the Mediterranean Unit and Western Esotericism Unit
Religion in South Asia Unit
Religion in South Asia Unit and Tantric Studies Unit
Religion in Southeast Asia Unit
Religion in the American West Unit
Religion, Affect, and Emotion Unit
Religion, Attire, and Adornment in North America Seminar
Religion, Colonialism, and Postcolonialism Unit
Religion, Colonialism, and Postcolonialism Unit and Religion, Film, and Visual Culture Unit
Religion, Colonialism, and Postcolonialism Unit and Sikh Studies Unit
Religion, Film, and Visual Culture Unit
Religion, Holocaust, and Genocide Unit
Religion, Media, and Culture Unit
Religion, Memory, History Unit
Religion, Sport, and Play Unit
Religions in the Latina/o Americas Unit
Religions, Medicines and Healing; African Diaspora Religions; Indigenous Religious Traditions; Latina/o Religion, Culture, and Society; Native Traditions in the Americas; and Religions in the Latina/o Americas Units
Religions, Medicines, and Healing Unit
Religions, Medicines, and Healing; Afro-American Religious History; African Religions; Body and Religion; Religion, Colonialism, and Postcolonialism; and World Christianity Units
Religions, Social Conflict, and Peace Unit
Religious Conversions Unit
Ricoeur Unit
Ritual Studies Unit
Roman Catholic Studies Unit
Sacred Texts and Ethics Unit
Sacred Texts and Ethics Unit and Hagiography Society
Sacred Texts and Ethics Unit and Study of Judaism Unit
Sacred Texts, Theory, and Theological Construction Unit
Schleiermacher Unit
Science, Technology, and Religion Unit
Scriptural Reasoning Unit
Secularism and Secularity Unit
Sikh Studies Unit
Sociology of Religion Unit
Sociology of Religion Unit and <i>Critical Research on Religion</i>
Space, Place, and Religion Unit
Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities in the Profession Committee and Status of Women in the Profession Committee
Student Lounge Roundtable
Study of Islam Unit
Study of Judaism Unit
Study of Judaism Unit and SBL Jewish Christianity/Christian Judaism Unit
Tantric Studies Unit
Tantric Studies Unit and Yoga in Theory and Practice Unit
Teaching Religion Unit
Theology and Continental Philosophy Unit
Theology and Religious Reflection Unit
Theology of Martin Luther King Jr. Unit
Tibetan and Himalayan Religions Unit
Tillich: Issues in Theology, Religion, and Culture Unit
Traditions of Eastern Late Antiquity Unit
Traditions of Eastern Late Antiquity Unit and SBL Digital Humanities in Biblical, Early Jewish, and Christian Studies Unit
Transformative Scholarship and Pedagogy Unit
Transnational Religious Expression: Between Asia and North America Seminar
Vatican II Studies Unit
Video Gaming and Religion Seminar
Wesleyan Studies Unit
Western Esotericism Unit
Wildcard Session
Womanist Approaches to Religion and Society Unit
Women and Religion Unit
Women of Color Scholarship, Teaching, and Activism Unit
World Christianity Unit
Yoga in Theory and Practice Unit
Yogācāra Studies Unit