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Abbink, Jon Abu-Ghosh, Nour Acosta, Aaron Alfredo Afield, W. Edward Ahlm, Emma Ali, Tazeen Ammon, Laura Anello, Giancarlo Arriaga, Kristina Austin, Deirdre Jonese Awad, Abed Ayoub, Samy A. Babie, Paul T. Bachiochi, Erika Ballor, Jordan J. Bambach, Lee Ann Bean, Tanner J. Bedzow, Ira Benhalim, Rabea Bennett, Daniel Bichler, Annabelle Bigelow, Anna Biggar, Nigel Bird, Wendell Blankenship Jr., Mark Edward Blicharz, Grzegorz Blumenthal, David R. Boaz, Danielle Bodaken, Alex Brady, Kathleen A. Bray, Samuel L. Brett, Mia Brownstein, Alan Broyde, Michael J. Bush, Stephen Caldwell, Larry W. Calhoun, Allen Carey, Ann Carmella, Angela C. Case, Mary Anne Cavedon, Matthew P. Chapman, Nathan S. Chopra, Rohit Chryssides, George D. Clanton, Dan Coleman, Doriane Lambelet Coleman, Michelle Coleman, Rachel Colombo, Ronald Colston, Ari Cook, David Corbin, Caroline Mala Corrigan, John Cover, Benjamin Plener Cressler, Matthew J. Crosson, J. Brent Dane, Perry David, Edward A. David, Kathryn de le Fuente, Alejandro DeBoer, Michael J. Dennis, Andrea L. Denysenko, Nicholas Descamps, Olivier Dhanidina, Halim Dickinson, Colby Doe, Norman Domingo, Rafael Dorrien, Gary Dreisbach, Daniel L. Dunn, Shannon Durham, W. Cole Dusenbury, David Dwyer, James Eckes, Suzanne Ellis, Atiba R. Falola, Toyin Fastiggi, Robert Ferrari, Silvio Fields-Smith, Cheryl Ford Jr., Craig A. Ford, Laura Franklin, Robert M. Friedman, Raphael A. Gaither, Milton García-Salmones, Mónica Garnett, Richard W. Gas-Aixendri, Montserrat Geier, Brett González-Varas, Alejandro Gorski, Philip Graber, Jennifer Green, Jeffrey Edward Green, M. Christian Green, Preston Green, Steven K. Grewal, Harjeet Griffin, Leslie Gross, Ariela Grout, Christopher Grubbs, Jason Guercio, Sara Pullen Gunn, T. Jeremy Haeri, Niloofar Hall, Mark David Hamill, Susan Pace Hammond, Jeffrey B. Harrison, Joel Hawks, Jennifer Hayashi, Andrew Hees, Connor Helfand, Michael A. Helmer, Christine Helmholz, Richard H. Herdt, Jennifer A. Hill, Mark Hodge Jr., James G. Hogan, Linda Holifield, Brooks Hollinger, David A. Hornbeck, Patrick Horwitz, Paul Houser, Victoria Hovorun, Cyril Hudson, Wayne Hurd, Elizabeth Shakman Hutler, Brian Hybel, Gabriela Introvigne, Massimo Jackson Agara, Rackel Jackson, Timothy P. Jamil, Kamil Jones, Paul Dafydd Jones, Robert P. Jun, Mingyu Jung, Kevin Kaplan, Paul Kealy, Dwight M. Kebede, Bisrat Keller, Catherine Kennedy, Rachel Khan, Saeed A. Kim, David Yoon-Jung Kincaid, Elisabeth Rain King, John E. Klapper, Aryeh Kolluru, Sai Santosh Kumar Koppelman, Andrew Kowalczyk, Allen D. Kunzman, Robert Kuo, Henry S. LaChance, Daniel Ladouceur, Paul Langer, Adina Jocelyn Langos, Colette Larsson, Ernils Lassin, Jacob Latterell, Justin Ledewitz, Bruce Levine, Samuel J. Levinson, Sanford Lewis, Andrew Lewis, Paul Lieber, Laura S. Lin, Rung-Guang Lindsay, Geoff Little, David Lloyd, Dana Lo, Ping-cheung Lord Judge Louise Macmillen, Sarah Lucia, Amanda Lukasik, Candace Lund, Christopher Madera, Adelaide Marcar, Greg Margulies, Joseph Marshall, Paul Martínez-Torrón, Javier Marzouki, Nadia Masri, Firas Massaro S.J., Thomas Mayrl, Damon McBride, James McCarthy, Marta McCrary, Charles McCune, Candace McDuffie, Adam McGrath, Jenny McIvor, Méadhbh Mendenhall, Ruby Migliori, Chiara Milbank, John Miller-Gertz, Gilan Miller, Daniel D. Minakov, Mikhail Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou Momin, Shan Montague, Terri Y. Movsesian, Mark Muñoz, Vincent Phillip Nabhan-Warren, Kristy Najarro, Mauricio Nelson, James D. Newman, Dwight Nichols, Joel A. Niehof, Len Nongbri, Brent Noon, Marie-Joe Okunwaye, Israel Chukwuka Oman, Nathan B. Osborne, Allan G. Paradise, Brandon Park, E. Isabel Parker, Maggie Pennell, James Perry, Samuel Phillips, Adrienne Pill, Shlomo C. Pin, Andrea Platt, Elizabeth Reiner Pohlman, Zachary B. Poole, Randall A. Pruitt, Nicholas Quigley, Fran Razif, Nurul Huda Mohd. Reynolds, Philip Riccardi-Swartz, Sarah Rice, Christian Richardson, James Riedener, Stefan Riofrío, Juan Carlos Roberts, Allison Rogers, Melissa Romano, Nathaniel Roser, Dominic Rosh, Jessica A. Royer, Ismail Russo, Charles J. Sadri, Amin Saiman, Chaim Salamey, Imad Sánchez, Nelson Camilo Sandberg, Russell Sande, Ken Sanei, Faraz Satta, Mark Savage, Audra L. Scharffs, Brett G. Schmalz, Mathew N. Schmidt, Leigh Eric Schmoeckel, Mathias Scruggs, Mathew D. Garcia Segol, Marla Sepper, Elizabeth Shahawy, Hassaan Shaikh, Almas Sharkey, Heather J. Siddiqui, Mona Simms, Karen Crawford Sims, Darrin Simson, Gary J. Smith-Pollard, Najuma Smith, Brian A. Smith, Joanna Smith, R. Drew Sorkin, Anton Spencer, Marguerite Srikantan, Geetanjali Tarantino, Daniela Tareen, SherAli Teater, Daniel ten Napel, Hans-Martien Thompson, A. Keith Thompson, Teri Thro, William E. Tipton, Steven Townsend, Kenneth Truschke, Audrey Tutu, Desmond Uelmen, Amy van der Vyver, Johan D. Vázquez Gómez, Rebeca Velte, Kyle C. Viveros, Sara Buitron Vovk, Dmytro Wagner, Rachel Wahedi, Sohail Walayat, Aaron J. Walmsley, Craig Walters-Sleyon, George Wang, Eric Warner, Carolyn Weaver, Doug Weinberger, Lael Weiner, Isaac A. Weiner, Jason Weissman, Shlomo Welker, Michael Williams, Dodeye Uduak Wilson, Robin Fretwell Winters, Joseph Witte Jr., John Wolterstorff, Nicholas Woodard-Lehman, Derek Wosnik, Peter Wuthnow, Robert Xavier, M. Shobhana Zeh, Katey Zeligman, David Zerra, Luke Zubovich, Gene