2021 Annual Meeting

November 20-23, 2021

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New Book in AAR-OUP Academy Series

In Drifting through Samsara, Masoumeh Rahmani provides a fieldwork-based study of Goenka's Vipassana meditation movement in New Zealand.

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Vote in the AAR Elections

Make your voice heard! 

Members have the ability to shape the AAR's future. Vote by 6 P.M. ET on October 25, 2021.

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Have a Cup of Coffee Mentoring Program is Back!

Sign up to be a mentee

This program connects members in need of mentoring with experienced professionals.

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Offer Feedback on AAR's Professional Conduct Procedures

Deadline: October 29, 2021

We invite all members to offer feedback on AAR's Professional Conduct procedures. 

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Leonardo R. Mazzini

Member Note: Books and Major Publications


Benjamin Chicka

Member Note: Books and Major Publications


Angela Parker

Member Note: Books and Major Publications

About the American Academy of Religion

The AAR is the largest scholarly society dedicated to the academic study of religion, with more than 8,000 members around the world. The AAR's mission is to foster excellence in the academic study of religion and enhance the public understanding of religion.

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