2020 Annual Meeting

Your AAR staff continues to work toward holding the Annual Meeting in Boston, Nov. 21-24, 2020. We are aware of the uncertainty and contradictory projections related to the COVID-19 pandemic and with health and safety as a priority, we will continue monitoring the guidance of governments and health experts as we plan and make decisions. Should any changes need to be made related to the 2020 Annual Meeting, we will promptly notify you.

2020 Regional Meetings

Open Registration:

All remaining regional meetings for 2020 have been canceled

Book Series

AAR Books

Book Proposals

AAR Series with Oxford University Press

AAR members receive a 30% discount on all AAR/OUP book series titles. Go to the Member Discounts page for the OUP discount link.

New and Recent Titles

Cover Title and Author(s) Additional Information
book cover image of Troeltch's Eschatological Absolute

Troeltsch's Eschatological Absolute
Kuehn, Evan F.


204 pages
Published: April 2020

Devotional Sovereignty: Kingship and Religion in India
Simmons, Caleb

296 pages
Published: January 2020
Studying the Qurʾān in the Muslim Academy
Daneshgar, Majid

220 pages
Published: December 2019

The Many Faces of a Himalayan Goddess: Hadimba, Her Devotees, and Religion in Rapid Change
Halperin, Ehud

296 pages
Published: November 2019

cover image of "Missionary Calculus" Missionary Calculus: Americans in the Making of Sunday Schools in Victorian India
Belvadi, Anilkumar

Hardback, Ebook
264 pages
Published: October 2019

Poetry as Prayer in the Sanskrit Hymns of Kashmir
Station, Hamsa
Hardback, Ebook
352 pages
Published: September 2019
cover of Unsaying God Unsaying God: Negative Theology in Medieval Islam
Kars, Aydogan
360 pages
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780190942458
book cover of The Subhedar's Son The Subhedar's Son: A Narrative of Brahmin-Christian Conversion from Nineteenth-century Maharashtra
Dandekar, Deepra, ed. and trans.
272 pages
Published: January 2019
ISBN: 9780190914042
Book Cover Latino and Muslim in America Latino and Muslim in America: Race, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority
Morales, Harold D.
272 pages
Published: March 2018
ISBN: 9780190852603
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The Goodness of Home: Human and Divine Love and the Making of the Self
Marandiuc, Natalia
224 pages
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780190674502
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Book Cover Gods, Heroes, and Ancestors: An Interreligious Encounter in Eighteenth-Century Vietnam
Tran, Anh Q., ed. and trans.
384 pages
Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780190677602
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Book Cover Interpreting Islam in China: Pilgrimage, Scripture, and Language in the Han Kitab
Petersen, Kristian
304 pages
Published: October 2017
ISBN: 9780190634346
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Book cover Teaching Interreligious Encounters
Pugliese, Marc A., and Alexander Y. Hwang, eds.
368 pages
Published: September 2017
ISBN: 9780190677565
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Book Cover The Americas' First Theologies: Early Sources of Post-Contact Indigenous Religion
Sparks, Garry, ed. and trans.
344 pages
Published: August 2017
ISBN: 9780190678302
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Book Cover Meaning in Our Bodies: Sensory Experience as Constructive Theological Imagination
Peckruhn, Heike
328 pages
Published: June 2017
ISBN: 9780190280925
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Book Cover Muslim Civil Society and the Politics of Religious Freedom in Turkey
Walton, Jeremy F.
272 pages
Published: May 2017
ISBN: 9780190658977
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