[September 29, 2016] Call for Paper Proposals

Steeple 500x FBC AugustaA CALL FOR PAPER PROPOSALS:
Annual Baptist History and Heritage Society Conference
“Biographies and Narratives: Baptist Experiences and Convictions”
Augusta, Georgia
June 1-3, 2017

Held in conjunction with the 200th anniversary of one of the South’s most historically significant congregations, the First Baptist Church of Augusta, Georgia, the theme of the 2017 BH&HS Conference is “Biographies and Narratives: Baptist Experiences and Convictions.”

The Society welcomes individual paper proposals for this upcoming conference. Proposals should reflect the conference theme and be 500 words or less in length. Society members and non-members alike may submit proposals.

Proposed themed paper sessions are also encouraged. Suggestions for a themed session should consist of two to three paper presentations and a moderator. Proposals for creative sessions that do not focus on traditional paper presentations are also welcome.

Individual paper presenters will be allowed no more than 20 minutes for their presentations.

For more information about the conference, click here. Proposals for individual papers, themed paper sessions and creative sessions will be accepted until January 31, 2017. Conference registration will open in February 2017.

Written proposals may be submitted by email to brucegourley@baptisthistory.org.