Annual Quaker Theological Discussion Group at AAR (2017)

QTDG will be meeting for our annual gathering on Friday November 17, 2017 during AAR in Boston this year. Here is the schedule:

Quakers and Public Theology scheduled on Friday, November 17 from 4:30:00 PM to 6:00:00 PM in the Boston University Room at the Marriott Copley Place

Session 1:  Friday Nov. 17 4:30-6:00

Quakers and Public Theology

Understanding the Quakers’ Expansive Conception of Rights Through the Activism of John Dickinson, 1760-1800:  Jane Calvert, University of Kentucky

Anthony Benezet’s anti-slavery writings: Jon Kershner, University of Lancaster

Beyond the Bureaucracy: The True Purpose of Quaker Yearly Meetings, Robin Mohr

Interpretations of Early Quakerism scheduled on Friday, November 17 from 7:00:00 PM to 9:00:00 PM in the Beacon, Room A at the Sheraton Hotel

Session 2:  Friday Nov. 17, 7:00-9:00

History and Interpretations of Quakerism

Primitive Christianity Revived:  Paul Anderson, George Fox University

Barclay’s Christology:  Madeleine Ward, University of Oxford

Rufus Jones’ Interpretation of Quakerism:  Dan Randazzo, University of Birmingham

Response:  Jeff Dudiak, The King’s University, Edmonton

Business Meeting

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Annual Quaker Theological Discussion Group at AAR (2017)

November QTDG Meeting in San Francisco

Quaker Theological Discussion Group Sessions

Here is the information about our November 2011 meetings at AAR/SBL.

San Franscisco, CA November 18, 2011 4-9pm
Intercontinental Hotel, 888 Howard Street
Golden Gate Room (3rd Floor)

No Charge, All are Welcome!

M18-313

11/18/2011
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room: Golden Gate – Intercontinental

Theme: Session 1: Important Quaker Journals: Elias Hicks and Allen Jay

David Johns, Earlham School of Religion, Presiding

The Journal of Elias Hicks and Dear Friend, edited by Paul Buckley
Paul Buckley, Earlham School of Religion, Introduction—5 minutes
Stephen Angell, Earlham School of Religion, Panelist—20 minutes
Jim Le Shana, The Friends Center, Haggard School of Theology, Panelist—20 minutes
Paul Buckley, Earlham School of Religion, Respondent—10 minutes

Autobiography of Allen Jay, edited by Joshua Brown
Joshua Brown, West Richmond Friends Meeting, Introduction—5 minutes
Carole Spencer, Earlham School of Religion, Panelist—20 minutes
Howard Macy, George Fox University, Panelist—20 minutes
Joshua Brown, West Richmond Friends Meeting, Respondent—10 minutes

M18-314

11/18/2011
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room: Mission – Intercontinental

M18-409

11/18/2011
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Room: Golden Gate – Intercontinental

Theme: Session 2: Quakers and Theism/Nontheism

Paul Anderson, George Fox University, Presiding—5 mintues
Jeffrey Dudiak, Kings University College, Panelist—30 minutes
David Boulton, Independent Scholar, Panelist—30 minutes
Patrick Nugent, Cincinnati, OH, Respondent—20 minutes
Shannon Craigo-Snell, Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Respondent—20 minutes

November QTDG Meeting in San Francisco