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Christian Origins and Social-Scientific Criticism: Past, Present, and Future

Friday 25th May 2018

Location: Waldegrave Drawing Room, St Mary's University, Twickenham

Main lectures

  • “From Honour and Shame to Theorizing Christian Origins”: John S. Kloppenborg (University of Toronto)
  • “Diverse Futures of Social-Scientific Criticism: Affective, Spatial, Cognitive, and Digital Turns”: Louise J. Lawrence (Exeter University)
  • “Cults, Martyrs, and Good Samaritans: The Bible in Contemporary English Political Discourse”: James Crossley (St Mary’s University, Twickenham)

Other confirmed speakers

  • David Horrell (Exeter University)
  • Chris Keith (St Mary’s University, Twickenham)
  • Sarah Rollens (Rhodes College)

Conference highlights

Click play on the video below to see the presentations. To skip forward and back between presentations click the 'next' and 'previous' buttons that show in the bottom-left corner of the video.

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Friday 25th May 2018

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