The 2020 AAR and SBL Annual Meetings, which were scheduled to take place in Boston, 21–24 November 2020, have been cancelled as in-person events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Both AAR and SBL will hold online Annual Meetings in late November or early December 2020.
The AAR Wesleyan and Methodist Studies Unit had accepted paper proposals for four program sessions at the 2020 AAR Annual Meeting. Two of these program sessions will now take place online in November 2020; the details of the online sessions are not yet settled:
- LGBTQ+ and Ecclesiology (co-sponsored with the Ecclesiological Investigations Unit)
- Theological Education in the Wesleyan/Methodist Traditions (this session will be combined with the Business Meeting
The other two program sessions will be delayed until the 2021 AAR Annual Meeting in San Antonio, 20–23 November 2021:
- Wesley/Methodist Theology and Social Justice
- Women in the Wesley/Methodist Traditions