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SAR 2017 Abstracts Available. Abstracts Please click here for a PDF of the abstracts for the panels presenting at the 2017 SAR biennial conference. And click here for a PDF of the individually-submitted abstracts.

The Biennial Meeting

SAR meets every other year for a vibrant and diverse conference of research and ideas in the anthropology of religion. The next meeting of SAR will be in New Orleans, Louisiana from May 15 to May 17, 2017. The theme of the meeting will be “Religion and Time”.

Meeting Information:

When: May 15 to May 17, 2017

Where: Dinwiddie Hall, Tulane University

Address: Dinwiddie Hall, St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118

Rates: Best Western Plus St. Charles Inn: $135 King and double (no additional charge for triple or quad); Hampton Inn Garden District Hotel: $169 King and double (no additional charge for triple or quad); Parkview Historic Hotel: $179

Phone: Best Western Plus St. Charles Inn: 800-489-9908; Hampton Inn Garden District Hotel: 800-292-0653; Parkview Historic Hotel: 888-533-0746.

(Reservations must be made by phone. Refer to: Society for the Anthropology of Religion to book the group rate).

Reservation deadline is January 31 for Parkview, March 30 for Best Western, and April 14 for Hampton Inn.


See the Call for Papers here. The extended submission deadline is February 20, 2017.

See a PDF of the final schedule here.

See the full panel abstracts here, and the individually-submitted abstracts here.

Registration Fees:

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