All events will be held in the George W. Truett Seminary Building unless otherwise indicated, and include BH&HS and ALABI events and one joint session with NABPR (NABPR program otherwise is separate).
See program overview below. (Full program coming soon.)
Monday, May 23:
3:00 PM Registration begins; Library tours.
5:00 PM Fellowship of Baptist Historians Dinner. Guest Speaker: Thomas Kidd. (No additional registration required.)
7:00 PM Plenary Session. Featured Speaker: Doug Weaver
Tuesday, May 24:
8:15 AM Welcome
8:30 AM – 12:25 PM Breakout Sessions
12:40 PM – 2:00 PM Awards Luncheon and Business Session2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Tour Options: Mayborn Museum Complex (Baylor) and Dr. Pepper Museum. Admission fees required.
6:30 PM Plenary Session. Guest Speaker: Bill Sumners, “Lessons I Have Learned and the Changing World of Baptist Archives”
7:10 PM “Young Historians’ Views of the Future of Baptist Studies.” Panelists: Joao Chaves, Andrew Gardner, Melody Maxwell, Andrew Smith
8:00 PM Reception Honoring Bill Sumners
Wednesday, May 25
8:30 – 9:25 AM (Meet at Texas Baptist Historical Collection Building) Welcome; Mini Archival Workshop for Archivists and Historians; Tour, Texas Baptist Historical Collection
9:35 – 10:05 AM (Meet at Texas Baptist Historical Collection Building) Digital Archiving
10:30 AM – Noon Panel Discussion, BH&HS and NABPR: “Gender, Race, Identity and Power in Baptist Studies.” Panelists: Eileen Campbell-Reed, Betsy Flowers, Courtney Pace, Melody Maxwell, Mandy McMichael
10:30 AM – Noon (in Texas Baptist Historical Collection Building) ALABI Presentations
Noon — Conference over