Bible, Critical Theory and Reception: Glasgow, September 2016

There’s some strange guy in the first picture, but the rest of the info is useful.

Harnessing Chaos

The Greatest Glaswegian

The sixth annual seminar will be dedicated to some of the latest developments in biblical studies. Building on the success of the Bible and Critical Theory seminar and journal in the southern hemisphere, this approximate northern hemisphere equivalent will welcome papers in the general areas of critical theory, cultural studies and reception history. Reception history is broadly understood to include the use, influence and receptions of biblical texts in all aspects of what might conventionally be called ‘culture’ (e.g. film, pop music, literature, politics etc.).

This two-day seminar will be held in Glasgow, 12-13th September, 2016 at a pub location to be announced shortly but which should be in the West End. The seminar will be free of charge, though accommodation will have to be found privately. Further details (including confirmed speakers, times, and accommodation tips) will be made available on this blog and the BCTR(S) Facebook page in…

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