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

Journal of the American Academy of Religion

The Journal of the American Academy of Religion (JAAR), published by Oxford University Press, is the premier academic journal in the field of religious studies. The AAR's international quarterly journal publishes top scholarly articles that cover the full range of world religious traditions together with provocative studies of the methodologies by which these traditions are explored. Each issue also contains a large and valuable book review section. Online access to JAAR, including the current issue and the archive, is an AAR member benefit. To access JAAR online as an AAR member, click here.

JAAR Cover Editor: Andrea Jain, Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Book Review Editor: Kevin Schilbrack, Appalachian State University

Journal of the American Academy of Religion  
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General Information about JAAR

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Editors of JAAR (1933 to present)



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