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2018 BW Regional Meeting

CancelledThe 2018 Baltimore-Washington, DC Regional Meeting has been cancelled.




2018 BW Regional Meeting - Call for Papers

CBA Baltimore-Washington Regional Meeting


Saturday, March 3, 2018

    9:15 AM - 12:15 PM     Papers and Business Meeting
      Followed by optional lunch
Saint Mary's Seminary
5400 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210

Invitation for Papers:

The key to a good meeting is to have strong academic, informative papers and lively discussion. You are invited to consider giving a paper at our 2018 Washington-Baltimore Regional Conference. It is important to have participation from both senior and younger members of the CBA, and if possible to have papers in both the Old and New Testament. The presentation of the paper should take about 25-30 minutes (text = approximately 10 pages doubled-spaced). This is followed by about 15-20 minutes of discussion.

If you are interested, send a précis of your paper indicating the title, topic, methodology and outline of your argument to the Executive Director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

[Click here] for the Paper Proposal form. The deadline for submissions is JANUARY 31, 2018. However, you are encouraged to submit these as early as possible which will greatly help in the organization of the program.

Proposals will be vetted by a committee, and those selected to present will be notified by February 7, 2018.

Final details of the program, along with an RSVP, will be sent out on Feburary 19, 2018.


2018 BW Regional Meeting - Schedule

Saturday, March 3, 2018
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Saint Mary's Seminary
Center for Continuing Formation Forum Room
5400 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210


  9:00 9:30 am     Registration  
  9:3010:15 am   FIRST PAPER
 Michael Wingert, Agora University.
"Dialect Geography in the Recension of the Hebrew Urtext of the Peshitta Psalm 91."
10:15–11:00 am   SECOND PAPER: 
 Brian M. Carrier, Catholic University of America.
"A Few Notes for the Choral Ending of Matt 8:27."
11:0011:30 am   Break 
11:3012:15 pm   THIRD PAPER:   Joseph E. Jensen, Ph.D. Georgetown University. Trinity Washington University.
"Possible New Testament Influences for the Frequent Omission of עמה,'who was with her', in Translations of Genesis 3:6."
12:151:30 pm   Lunch  Optional (cost $14)
1:30–2:00 pm  

Business Meeting 
& Closing