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AAR & SBL 2020

Religion at UC Press

UC Press is a leading publisher on religion, whether in the ancient world, the middle ages, or contemporary times. Our award-winning program is known for its explicit focus on the intersection of religion and society and culture, and our authors come from a wide variety of disciplinary approaches in the humanities and social sciences.

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  • UC Press Blog Series

    Here's what to look forward to over the next few days:

  • A note from editor Eric Schmidt
  • Author interviews and guest posts
  • Recommended books for courses
  • And more!
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    Meet the Editor

    Although we are unable to see you in person, we'd still love for you to "stop by the booth" and meet with us virtually. Want to pitch your book? Come prepared with clear statements of your argument, your audience, and why you want to write this book.

    Eric Schmidt, Editor - Religion and Premodern History

    See what Eric is interested in acquiring & schedule a meeting.

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