Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Conference on the Secret Gospel of Mark

Thanks to Phil Harland for sending over the details of this colloquium:
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Ancient Gospel or Modern Forgery? The Secret Gospel of Mark in Debate

Tony Burke and Phil Harland have been busy arranging a special colloquium on the Secret Gospel of Mark at York University (to be held Friday, April 29, 2011). We would like to invite scholars and students who are interested to attend. The public is also invited to the evening session.

For information and registration, go to:
http://www.tonyburke.ca/yorkchristianpocrypha/

Here is the information for the conference:

“Ancient Gospel or Modern Forgery? The Secret Gospel of Mark in Debate”

April 29, 2011, York University (Vanier College)
Scholarly Discussion (9 am-5 pm) and Public Debate (7-9 pm)

Featuring: Scott Brown, University of Toronto; Tony Burke, York University; Bruce Chilton, Bard College; Craig Evans, Acadia Divinity College; Phil Harland, York University; Charles Hedrick, Missouri State U.; Peter Jeffery, U. of Notre Dame; Marvin Meyer, Chapman University; Allan Pantuck, U. of California; Pierluigi Piovanelli, U. of Ottawa; Hershel Shanks, Editor of Biblical Archaeology Review.
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4 comments:

Joe Weaks said...

Why is Stephen Carlson not slated?

Philip said...

Joe: He was invited but didn't accept.
Phil H.

Mark Goodacre said...

If I remember correctly, he offered a paper (SBL 2008) as a substitute for his presence so it may be that that will be discussed there.

Joe Weaks said...

Excellent to hear.