From: Jonathan Robie (
Date: Fri Sep 11 1998 - 11:25:48 EDT

At 08:42 AM 9/11/98 -0700, Jeffrey B. Gibson wrote:
>SBL stands for the Society of Biblical Literature, the nation's oldest
>(I believe) acadameic society. It is responsible for publishing the
>_Journal of Biblical Literature_ along with many other publications. You
>may learn every thing you want to know (and then some!) about this body
> ---
>But in recent messages to B-Greek, SBL also stands for the society's
>annual conference, held in conjunction with the American Academy of
>Religion (this year in Orlando Floriday on Nov. 21-24), which ends up
>being the largest gathering of scholars from any academic field
>anywhere. Papers are given and discusssed, old acquantences are renewed,
>new aquaintances are made, books are sold, seminars given...and now
>B-Greeks will gather there for what appears to be an annual event.
Ooops! I got the acronym wrong in my message...


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