Regional Meeting 2017

AAR/SBL/ASOR Rocky Mountain-Great Plains Region

University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO: March 24-25, 2017

Registration for the AAR/SBL/ASOR Rocky Mountain-Great Plains Regional Meeting in Boulder, CO, is now open!  Visit to register for the conference, which will take place at the University of Colorado Boulder on March 24-25, 2017.  The conference will feature sessions on diverse religious traditions, historical periods, and biblical texts, along with plenary addresses by Joel Baden (Yale University), Anna Gade (University of Wisconsin), and Pamela Eisenbaum (Iliff School of Theology).

The registration website includes details about housing in Boulder during the conference. 

Please make sure to register no later than Sunday, March 19, 2017.

Register for the Conference here.

Download the 2017 Program Book Here.

Hashtag note: If you use #rmgp17 when you talk about this conference on social media, it will help us find each other. 


Program Committee

All members of the AAR/SBL Rocky Mountain–Great Plains Region who are willing to serve on the Program Committee and review proposals are asked to notify Pamela Eisenbaum, Regional President, at by November 4, 2016 at 5 pm. It is hoped that at least one faculty person from each of the participating schools in the region will serve on the Program Committee. Details on the program committee proposal review process will be emailed to those who self-identify by the deadline.


Questions about the conference or call for papers should be sent to or to members of the Regional Program Committee:

Pamela Eisenbaum (
Elias Sacks (
Aun Hasan Ali (
Samuel Boyd ( 

Download a pdf of the call here.


Past Meetings: 2016 Meeting Information