SARI at 2022 AAR Annual Meeting

We are happy to announce that the South Asia Religions (SARI) Unit will be sponsoring the following panel and roundtables at the 2022 AAR Annual Meeting: New Directions in the South Asian Religions Saturday, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Convention Center-301 (Street...

RISA at 2021 AAR Annual Meeting

We are happy to announce that the Religion in South Asia (RISA) Unit will be sponsoring the following panel and roundtables at the 2021 AAR Annual Meeting: Panels:  “Productive Influences between Hindu and Buddhist Thought” (co-sponsored with Buddhist...

RISA CFP for 2021 AAR Annual Meeting

The Steering Committee of the Religion in South Asia (RISA) Unit invites colleagues to submit proposals for the 2021 AAR Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. RISA’s mission is to provide a venue for new research on the many religious cultures, literatures, and...

2019 Steering Committee Elections (closed)

The election for the RISA Steering Committee is now open! We have an excellent group of scholars standing for election this year for four open seats. You can find their names and biographies below. All current AAR members are encouraged to vote. Please review the...

Steering Committee Nominations (closed)

Nominations for our upcoming election for the RISA Steering Committee are now closed. We are looking to fill four open positions. Candidates should be active scholars in the field of religion in South Asia, members of the AAR, and regular attendees of the Annual...

2019 RISA Panels at AAR

Checkout this year’s RISA panels at the 2019 American Academy of Religions Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA. List of RISA panels at AAR