2020 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: January 3, 2020

Deadline: January 6, 2020

Deadline: January 10, 2020

Upper Midwest
Deadline: January 10, 2020

New England-Maritimes
Deadline: January 19, 2020

Eastern International
Deadline: February 1, 2020

Open Registration:





2019 AAR Annual Meeting • San Diego, California • November 23–26


Join us for the 2019 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings in San Diego! More than 1,200 events—academic sessions, additional meetings, receptions, tours, and workshops—will be offered. Registration and the Exhibit Hall will be held in the San Diego Convention Center, and the Employment Center will be in the Grand Hyatt. Sessions will be held in the San Diego Convention Center, Hilton Bayfront, Marriott Marquis Hotel and Marina, Grand Hyatt and the Omni. Conference hotels are located within walking distance of one another. Register soon to get the best attendee rate and hotel selection! 

The print Annual Meetings Program Book will be mailed in October to all registered attendees as of August 22 who elected to receive a printed book by mail. The At-A-Glance, with all the latest session and room updates, will be in the tote bag available onsite to all attendees. The Mobile App will once again be available free of charge for smart phone users. Changes to the meeting program during the meeting will be announced via the Mobile App, which is also available on the Web.

Coming soon: 

AAR At-A-Glance Schedule

AAR Plenary Sessions

Presidential Theme

AAR Online Annual Meeting Program Book

AAR And Other Events PDF Program Book

SBL Online Annual Meeting Program Book

AAR Full Paper Submission Program

Best Practices for Social Media Use at the Annual Meeting

Safety Policies at the Annual Meeting

Mobile App