Yale-Edinburgh Group June 27-29, 2013 Meeting

in Call for Papers
January 22nd, 2013

Martha Smalley (martha.smalley@yale.edu) sent the following:

This is the official call for papers for the Yale-Edinburgh Group on the History of the Missionary Movement and World Christianity conference, which will be held at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut on June 27 – 29, 2013.
Offers of short papers are welcome on any aspect of the conference theme:  Health, Healing, and Medicine in the History of Christian Missions and World Christianity  . Please submit your paper proposal with brief abstract via email to Martha Smalley (martha.smalley@yale.edu) by March 1. If your proposal is accepted, you will be notified by March 15. Our pattern has been to have each oral presentation limited to 20-25 minutes, followed by discussion. Full papers are welcomed in advance and, if received by June 24, will be available for download by conference participants.

Preliminary information about the meeting is available at http://www.library.yale.edu/div/yale_edinburgh/2013y-einfo.htm, including a link to the pre-registration/accommodations form.  If you plan to attend the conference, please submit the pre-registration form at your earliest convenience so that we can get a sense of how many to expect.

Participation in the meeting is limited to members of the Yale-Edinburgh Group, which consists  de facto of the members of the  “Missions” listserv.  If you know of people who may be interested in participating in the conference but are not members of the listserv, please ask them to contact me.

Information about a small number of fellowships available to cover travel expenses will be forthcoming in the next few days.
Please let me know if you have any questions.

On behalf of our esteemed conveners, Lamin Sanneh, Andrew Walls, and Brian Stanley,


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