It is not too late to get in on the early registration discount for the 29th Conference on Faith and History Biennial meeting, which will take place September 24-27, 2014 on the campus of Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. Early registration runs through Friday.
Program chair Jay Green of Covenant College has brought together an outstanding lineup, including these plenary sessions:
Respectability: The Pursuit of a Historical Illusion
Allen Guelzo, Gettysburg College
Heritage Religion and the Mormons
Colleen McDannell, University of Utah
Reaching a Wider Audience
John Wigger, University of Missouri
“Spread Hilaritas!”: Writing History out of a Higher Satisfaction
Charles Marsh, University of Virginia
Many other papers and panels feature regular contributors to Religion in American History. Register through this Friday, August 15 to get the early rate. Fees for the conference have been structured to give guests and adjunct/unemployed/retired scholars an additional discount. The undergraduate student conference starts a day earlier, and is free for undergraduates to attend. Registration for the undergraduate conference is required, and these students may also register for the full conference at a discount ($50 through this week).