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Call for Papers - 2019 EGLBS Meeting

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The Eastern Great Lakes Biblical Society will hold its 2019 Annual Meeting on March 14–15 at the Cambria Hotel and Suites, 1787 Thorn Drive, Uniontown, OH 44685. 

A learned society of Biblical scholars sponsored by the Society of Biblical Literature in partnership with The Catholic Biblical Association of America, the EGLBS invites paper or poster-session proposals from members of either of these organizations, scholars in higher education, ministers, students (with a professor's nomination), and other interested parties. 

EGLBS is not affiliated with the American Academy of Religion. AAR members are welcome to participate in EGLBS meetings, including proposing papers on topics related to the Ancient Near East and/or the Bible and cognate literature. Proposals on other topics should be directed elsewhere. See for more information.
Our plenary speaker will be Dr. Stanley E. Porter of McMaster Divinity College.
Title: “Linguistic Stylistics and the New Testament: Overlooked Potential for Biblical Interpretation”

CALL FOR PAPERS OPENS: December 1, 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS CLOSES: February 1, 2019

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