Saturday, April 05, 2008
"Saint Paul's Journeys into Philosophy," Vancouver School of Theology, University of British Columbia, June 4-6, 2008.
Join us for a conference which explores the critical appropriations of Saint Paul by recent and contemporary Continental philosophers, including Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Benjamin, Jacob Taubes, Alain Badiou, Giorgio Agamben, Slavoj Zizek, and others. An international group of philosophers, theologians, biblical scholars and literary theorists will present papers on a wide range of themes arising from this recent philosophical appropriation of Saint Paul. Plenary speakers include Stephen Fowl, Paul Griffiths, Travis Kroeker and J. Louis Martyn. There will also be presentations by Creston Davis, Neil Elliott, Paul Gooch, Douglas Harink, Chris Huebner, Mark Reasoner, Jeffrey Robbins, Gordon Zerbe, Jens Zimmerman and others. For conference, travel and accommodations information, including speakers, abstracts, schedules, and registration forms (early registration fees in effect until April 15) visit our webpage at: http://www.kingsu.ca/saintpaul/ or contact Doug Harink: Douglas Harink Professor of Theology The King's University College 9125-50 St. Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA T6B 2H3 Ph. (780) 465-3500, ext 8062 Fax (780) 465-3534 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.