Category Archives: CSBS

CSBS 2006 – Special Lecture on the Gospel of Judas by Dr. Bart Ehrman

Monday evening (29 May 2006) there was a special joint lecture sponsored in part by the CSBS by Bart Ehrman entitled “The Alternative Vision of the Gospel of Judas.â€? Ehrman, the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor and Chair of the … Continue reading

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CSBS 2006 – Curses and Curse Stories in Antiquity

Monday morning (29 May 2006) at the CSBS there was a special session entitled “Curses and Curse Stories in Antiquity / Les Malédictions dans l’Antiquité Ancienne.” This special two-year session is headed up by Tony Chartrand-Burke, who teaches Biblical Studies … Continue reading

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CSBS 2006 – The Presidential Address by Dr. William Morrow

Late Sunday afternoon (28 May 2006), William Morrow gave his address as outgoing President of the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies. Morrow is Associate Professor of Hebrew Scriptures at Queen’s University in Kindston, Ontario. He is author of Scribing the … Continue reading

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CSBS 2006 – Hebrew Bible Session Report

I just got home today (early in the morning due to flight delays) from the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies annual meeting at York University, Toronto. I was hoping to post some reports from the meetings, but my dorm room … Continue reading

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Canadian Society of Biblical Studies 2006 Annual Meeting

I leave tomorrow morning for The Canadian Society of Biblical Studies (CSBS) 2006 Annual Meeting in Toronto, Ontario. This year’s meeting is being held at York University and runs for three days (May 28-30). A glance at the programme reveals … Continue reading

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CSBS Ancient Historiography Seminar Papers Uploaded

I have just uploaded the final papers for this year’s Ancient Historiography Seminar, which meets in a week at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies (CSBS) at York University in Toronto, Ontario (May 28-30, 2006). This … Continue reading

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Ancient Historiography Seminar / Groupe de Travail sur l’Historiographie Ancienne – CSBS Programme (30 May 2006)

As a member of the Steering Committee of the Ancient Historiography Seminar in the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies, I am pleased to report that the programme for our inaugural sessions is now available. Here is a the schedule for … Continue reading

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Final Thoughts on 2005 Canadian Society of Biblical Studies Meeting

This year’s CSBS meeting at the University of Western Ontario was, IMHO, a real success. I thought that the Hebrew Bible sessions were filled with interesting papers (see my previous CSBS posts), the university itself was a great place to … Continue reading

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CSBS Tuesday Report

The Tuesday Hebrew Bible session of the CSBS had a variety of papers loosely focused on the Writings. The morning started off with an interesting paper by Arthur Walker-Jones from the University of Winnipeg. In his paper, “Myth Criticism of … Continue reading

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CSBS Monday Report

There was another excellent Hebrew Bible session Monday morning. I had the honor of hearing papers from two former students (Ken Ristau and Tim Goltz) who are both in doctoral programs (Ken at Penn State and Tim at McGill). Here … Continue reading

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