2012 FAIR Conference
The 2012 FAIR Conference was held on August 2 and 3, 2012, the 14th annual conference. It was held at the South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah. These are the presentations available from that conference. Click on the desired link to see the presentation in the format indicated.
Rosemary Avance, Seeing the Light: Parallels in Mormon Conversion and De-conversion Stories
Don Bradley, Piercing the Veil: Temple Worship in the Lost 116 Pages
Brant Gardner, From the East to the West: The Problem of Directions in the Book of Mormon
John Gee, Book of Abraham, I Presume
Darius Gray, No Johnny-Come-Lately: The 182-Year-Long BLACK Mormon Moment
Brian C. Hales, Joseph Smith’s Sexual Polyandry and the Emperor’s New Clothes: On Closer Inspection, What Do We Find?
Joshua Johanson, Navigating the Labyrinth Surrounding Homosexual Desire
Neylan McBaine, To Do the Business of the Church: A Cooperative Paradigm for Examining Gendered Participation Within Church Organizational Structure
Ugo Perego, Book of Mormon Genetics: A Reappraisal
Dan Peterson, Of ‘Mormon Studies’ and Apologetics
Royal Skousen, Do We Need to Make Changes to the Book of Mormon Text?
John Sorenson, Reading Mormon’s Codex
Jack Welch, Forty-five Years of Chiasmus Conversations, Criteria, and Creativity: What Chiasmus Proves and Does Not Prove
Hartt Wixam, Perception and Reality: Then and Now