Friday, November 20, 2015

Final SBL Blogger session

JAMES MCGRATH: The Last Blogger Session #AARSBL15.
This year’s session of the SBL Blogger and Online Publication program unit will be the last ever, and we will be going out with a bang.
If you would like to go, here is the information on the date and location:
Blogger and Online Publication
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
A701 (Atrium Level) - Marriott
Theme: Blogging Comes of Age
This session will feature two papers, followed by a panel of blogging scholars who will share their thoughts about the benefits and challenges, rewards and hardships, of academic blogging. The panelists will then participate in a Q&A with the audience.

James McGrath, Butler University, Presiding
Rick Brannan, Faithlife
From Blog, to Book, to the Larger Scholarly Discussion (20 min)
Discussion (5 min)
Christian Brady, Pennsylvania State University
The Life of a Blog from Cradle to Maturity (?) (20 min)
Discussion (5 min)
Panel Discussion
Bart Ehrman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Panelist (10 min)
Wil Gafney, Brite Divinity School (TCU), Panelist (10 min)
Lawrence Schiffman, New York University, Panelist (10 min)
Discussion (60 min)
Business Meeting (10 min)
I have meetings that morning and will probably not be able to get to this one, but I hope it goes well.