[October 1, 2014] Call for Paper Proposals BH&HS 2015 Conference

Call for Paper Proposals

american_baptist_college2015 Annual Conference of the Baptist History and Heritage Society

Theme: “Seeking Justice: Baptists, Nashville and Civil Rights”

April 20-22, 2015

Nashville, TN

American Baptist College and First Baptist Church Capitol Hill

The Society welcomes individual paper proposals for the conference. Proposals should focus on the theme of “Seeking Justice” (whether focused on Nashville or beyond), be 500 words or less in length, and saved in Microsoft Word format (or in the body of an email).

Members and friends of the Society are also invited to suggest a session of papers, focused on a specific topic and consisting of two to three presenters and a moderator.

Participants in paper sessions will each be allowed no more than 20 minutes for their presentations.

Individual proposals, paper session proposals and any additional queries about the Nashville conference may be emailed to BH&HS executive director Bruce Gourley.

Paper proposals and paper session proposals are due January 15, 2015.

Registration for the conference will begin in January 2015, via the BH&HS website. Students who are Society members will have the conference registration fee waived.

We hope to see you in Nashville in April.