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Symposium and Workshop: Classical Rhetoric as a Lens for Contemporary Legal Praxis (Dates announced)

Symposium and workshop September 26-28, 2019, at UNLV law school in Las Vegas: Free registration to scholars and lawyers interested in the intersection of these two fields.
If you have a work in progress suitable for the workshop (or for the two edited volumes associated with it), you can submit by July 15; acceptances communicated by August 1; your draft would be due September 13 (it need not be complete, but it should be far enough along to benefit from feedback from you readers).
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REMINDER: Conference on Sermon Studies: "The Technologies of Preaching"

The Center for Sermon Studies at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia announces its third annual Conference on Sermon Studies, to be held September 5-7 at the Killashee Hotel in Dublin, Ireland.

The conference is multidisciplinary and interfaith. The organizers’ goal is to bring scholars, practitioners, and interested laypersons together to discuss sermon texts and the art of preaching from a variety of academic and religious perspectives.