Category Archives: Academic Conferences

Margaret Froelich on the Death of Aesop and Luke 4:16-30

Both teaching and dissertation work have been keeping me occupied of late. I have an exciting announcement about an important conference that I have been accepted to present at later this year, which I will discuss here at some point … Continue reading

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Presenting at the Pacific Coast Region SBL Meeting Tomorrow

If you are in the area, I will be presenting at the Pacific Coast Region Society of Biblical Literature meeting tomorrow. The time and location are below: Sunday, March 11, 2018 (8:00am-6:30pm) Hope International University 2500 E. Nutwood Ave. Fullerton, … Continue reading

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Presenting at the SBL Pacific Coast 2017 Regional Meeting

[Unfortunately, I was unable to present at this conference, due to scheduling issues arising from my sister’s memorial service; however, I hope to resubmit this abstract to a future conference at a later time.] I have a couple of announcements … Continue reading

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SCS/AIA 2016 Annual Meeting in San Francisco

This week I am flying to San Francisco to attend the 147th annual meeting of the Society for Classical Studies and Archaeological Institute of America. The meeting will be taking place from January 6-9, and I’ll be staying in San Francisco … Continue reading

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SBL 2015: Markan Christology

Yesterday I blogged about some of the sessions that I attended at the recent SBL annual meeting in Atlanta. Today I am going to follow up by discussing another interesting session that I attended Saturday afternoon on Markan Christology. Since … Continue reading

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SBL 2015: Bible, Myth, and Myth-Theory

Last month I attended the Society of Biblical Literature annual meeting in Atlanta where there was a special session (Bible, Myth, and Myth-Theory) dedicated to the research of NT scholar Dennis MacDonald. I have discussed MacDonald’s use of mimesis criticism in my post … Continue reading

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Presenting at the SBL Pacific Coast 2016 Regional Meeting

I have received news that a paper, which I submitted to the SBL Pacific Coast 2016 regional meeting, has been accepted for presentation in the NT Gospels and Acts section. My paper is titled “The Certamen of Homer and Hesiod and … Continue reading

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