Perkins-SMU Faculty, Students Presenting at Conference of Religious Scholars, Leaders

Joint Meeting of American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature Runs Nov. 18-21 in Boston


The annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature takes place Nov. 18-21 in Boston, and many Perkins School of Theology and SMU professors—as well as SMU students— will be presenting research and participating on panels and in committees.

Here is a complete list of Perkins- and SMU-affiliated speakers, including presentation topic and location information.

All Perkins friends and alumni/ae attending the meeting as well as those in and around the greater Boston area also are invited to the annual Perkins-SMU reception, which will take place from 9 to 11 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, in the Forum Room of the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel (138 St. James Avenue, Boston MA 02116).

Even if you aren't attending this year's AAR/SBL meeting, be sure to follow along with the hashtag #sblaar17.