Category: Scholarship

Wilmette Institute Faculty and Other Bahá’ís Make Presentations at the American Academy of Religion Conference in Denver

Eight Bahá’ís were among the ten thousand religious studies professors and students who attended the annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion (AAR) and Society of Biblical Literature in Denver, Colorado, USA, November 17–20. The Bahá’í Faith was represented

Deadline for Submission of ABS Nominations for Distinguished Scholarship Extended to April 15

2017 Call for Nominations ABS Awards for Distinguished Scholarship DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF NOMINATIONS EXTENDED TO 15 APRIL 2017 TERMS OF REFERENCE AND CALL FOR NOMINATIONS The Association for Bahá’í Studies – North America (ABS) Endowment Fund was established in

Association for Baha’i Studies Announces Spring Working Group Seminars

Association for Bahá’í Studies 34 Copernicus Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 7K4 Tel: (613) 233-1903 Fax: (613) 233-3644 Email: Website: 8 March 2017 Dear Friends, We are pleased to announce that this spring a number of Association for

Important Article about the Iranian Baha’is under the Last Shah Published

Dr. Mina Yazdani, Assistant Professor of History at Eastern Kentucky University, just published “Towards a History of the Bahá’í community of Iran during the reign of Muhammad Reza Shah (1941–1979).” In the article she divides the Shah’s reign into three

Association for Bahá’í Studies: Making Important Changes

Association for Bahá’í Studies 34 Copernicus Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 7K4 Tel: (613) 233-1903   Fax: (613) 233-3644 Email:    Website: 20 January 2017 Subject: Important Changes — Participation in the Association for Bahá’í Studies Dear Friend, The Executive

A New Collection of Letters from Shoghi Effendi Not Included in Published Compilations

Electronic access to letters written by and on behalf of Shoghi Effendi that have not been included in published compilations! Those are words that are sure to perk up the ears of individuals, members of institutions, authors, scholars, and researchers.