5.0674 Confs: American Oriental Society (1/122)

Elaine Brennan & Allen Renear (EDITORS@BROWNVM.BITNET)
Wed, 12 Feb 1992 23:31:42 EST

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 5, No. 0674. Wednesday, 12 Feb 1992.

Date: Tue, 4 Feb 92 22:43:54 EST
From: Jonathan Rodgers <USERGDZT@UMICHUM.BITNET>
Subject: Summary Program American Oriental Society, 1992

Here follows a summary of the Program of the Annual Meeting of the American
Oriental Society, Cambridge, Mass., 29 March--1 April, 1992.
I shall send in a few minutes a BITNET file transfer of the entire Program
in ascii format for distribution via the fileserver.
Many thanks for your assistance in distributing our Program. The program
will reach many of our members who are subscribers to the HUMANIST well before
receipt of the printed Program.
Jonathan Rodgers, Secretary, AOS.




Saturday, March, 28th

2:00 p.m.--5:30 p.m. Meeting, Editorial Board, JAOS.

5:00 p.m.--10:00 p.m. American Institute of Iranian Studies
Annual Trustees Meeting.

8:00 p.m.--10:00 p.m. Meeting, ASOR Baghdad Committee.

Sunday, March 29th

9:30 a.m.--12:00 p.m. Meeting, Board of Directors.

1:00 p.m.--5:00 p.m. Registration and Book Exhibit.

2:00 p.m.--5:30 p.m. Sunday Afternoon Sectional Meetings

A. Ancient Near East I: Historical and Historiographic
B. East Asia I: Chinese History.
C. Islam I: Islamic History I.
D. South & Southeast Asia I: A Vedic Miscellany.

7:30 p.m.--10:30 p.m. Sunday Evening Sectional Meetings

A. Ancient Near East II: Social and Legal Institutions.
B. Islam II: Islamic History II.

Monday, March 30th

8:30 a.m.--5:00 p.m. Registration and Book Exhibit.

9:00 a.m.--12:30 p.m. Monday Morning Sectional Meetings

A. Ancient Near East III: Literature.
B. East Asia II: Approaches to Textual History and Textual
C. Inner Asia I: Antiquities.
D. Inner Asia II.: Antiquities II.
Meeting of the Mongolia Society. (following Inner Asia
E. Islam III: Islamic Religion.
F. South & Southeast Asia II: Philosophy and Religion.

2:00 p.m.--5:30 p.m. Monday Afternoon Sectional Meetings

A. Ancient Near East IV: Cult and Ritual Activities.
B. East Asia III: Chinese Poetry.
C. Inner Asia III: Religion.
D. Inner Asia IV: History. (following Inner Asia III)
E. Islam IV: Literature I.
F. South & Southeast Asia III: Literature and Art History.
G. Islam V: Islamic Law.

6:00 p.m.--8:00 p.m. Reception. American Academy of Arts
and Sciences

Tuesday, March 31st

8:30 a.m.--5:00 p.m. Registration and Book Exhibit.

8:30 a.m.--10:45 a.m. Plenary Session: The Self and the

11:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m. Business Meeting.

2:00 p.m.--5:30 p.m. Tuesday Afternoon Sectional Meetings

A. Ancient Near East V: Art and Archeology.
B. East Asia IV: Topics in Chinese Literature.
C. Inner Asia II: Linguistics.
D. Islam VI: Literature II.
E. South & Southeast Asia IV: Various Sastras; Himalayan
F. Ancient Near East VI: AOS-NACAL I: Hebrew Literature
and Linguistics.

3:30 p.m.--5:30 p.m. Book Sale.

6:45 p.m.--7:45 p.m. Social Hour (Cash Bar).

8:00 p.m.--10:00 p.m. Annual Subscription Dinner and
Presidential Address.

Wednesday, April 1st

9:00 p.m.--12:00 p.m. Book Sale.

9:00 a.m.--12:30 p.m. Wednesday Morning Sectional Meetings

A. Ancient Near East VII: AOS-NACAL: Linguistics.
B. East Asia V: Japan and Korea.
C. Islam VII: Islamic Philosophy & Thought.
D. South & Southeast Asia V: Linguistics and Music.

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