Calls for Papers

  • in Cork, Ireland at the EASR in June, 2022
  • in Kingston, Ontario at the EIR of the AAR in May, 2022

SCRIPT invites paper proposals for an open panels at the EASR (European Association for the Study of Religions) Annual Conference in Cork, Ireland from June 27 to 1 July 1, 2022.

SCRIPT invites proposals about Mobilizing Sacred Texts: Reception, Iconicity, and Performativity. This open panel invites papers that explore the use and mobilization of sacred texts (broadly understood), including the reception of sacred texts, as well as their function as iconic and performative texts. Submit a title and a brief abstract of no more than 300 words by 10 December 2021.

Contact Brad Anderson for more information.

SCRIPT invites paper proposals
for a panel at the EIR (Eastern International Region) of the AAR, meeting in Kingston, Ontario, May 13-15, 2022.

SCRIPT invites proposals on any aspect of iconic and performative texts. Example include but are not limited to their display as cultural artifacts, their ritual use in religious and political ceremonies, their performance by recitation and theater, their depiction in art, and their display in museums.

Send proposals consisting of a title, abstract, and the presenter's academic affiliation directly to


Yale's Beinecke Rare Book Library
Beineke Library
at Yale University

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