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Reinventing Religious Studies: An Interview with Scott S. Elliott, Part 1

The following is part one of an interview with Scott S. Elliott, who is assistant professor in the Philosophy and Religion department at Adrian College, with a specialty in Biblical Studies. His books include, Reconfiguring Mark’s Jesus: Narrative Criticism After … Continue reading

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Religion Snapshots: Reflections on the AAR Annual Conference

Religion Snapshots is a new feature with the Bulletin for the Study of Religion blog, where a number of contributors are asked to briefly comment on popular news items or pressing theoretical issues in the field, especially those topics relating to definitions, … Continue reading

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NAASR 2013 Annual Meeting, Baltimore

NORTH AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF RELIGION 2013 ANNUAL MEETING, BALTIMORE Executive Council Meeting Fri, Nov 22, 8:30-10am—Hilton Baltimore, Calloway B “Is There a Religious Mode of Production?: Economic Aspects of Sacrifice and Related Behaviors Fri, Nov 22, 10am-12:30pm—Hilton Baltimore, … Continue reading

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NAASR Annual Meeting Schedule, 2013

2013 Annual Meeting, Baltimore, November 22 – 24 Schedule of Meetings (should now be complete but may be subject to corrections) Schedule of Meetings (click for printable PDF): Updated August 1st Executive Council Meeting Friday – 8:30 AM-10:00 AM Hilton … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: NAASR Annual Meeting

NAASR Annual Meeting November 2013, Baltimore Call for Papers  The 2013 NAASR annual meeting, held jointly with the annual meetings of both the American Academy of Religion (AAR) and the Society for Biblical Literature (SBL), will take place in Baltimore … Continue reading

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The Identity of NAASR and the Character of the Critical Study of Religion

The following is a response from William Arnal, president of the North American Association for the Study of Religion (NAASR), to issues discussed during a panel titled “The Identity of NAASR and the Character of the Critical Study of Religion,” … Continue reading

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“So Long, and Thanks for All the Issues!” Some Changes at the Bulletin

By Philip L. Tite One of the most memorable sayings in Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is “so long and thanks for all the fish” – just when the Dolphins leave earth before it is destroyed. While that … Continue reading

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