Vth World Syriac Conference, SEERI, Kottayam, India, 8-14 September 2002
 St. Ephrem Eccumenical Research Institute, Kerala, will be organizing the Vth World Syriac Conference. The conference will be held at the Institute's headquarters in Kottayam, Kerala State, India, and is scheduled to take place between September 8, 2002, and September 14, 2002, pending a permission of the Government of India, New Delhi.
 We call upon scholars who are interested in attending to send us the following information: full name, title, affiliation, and a provisional title of a paper. Information can be sent directly to Dr. Jacob Thekeparampil, Director of SEERI. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel. no. 0091-481-564333.