Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature

Atlanta, GA, Nov. 20-23, 2010


PANEL 1: Memory in Greco-Roman and Christian Religion (Nov. 21, 4-6:30, Intern. 8, Marriott Marquis)

Susan Alcock, Brown University
 “Remembering where we are: the evolution of memory studies and the religious landscapes of antiquity”

Jörg Rüpke, Max-Weber Kolleg, Universität Erfurt
 “Memorizing History and Historicizing Religion in the Roman Republic”

Elizabeth Castelli, Barnard College
 “Martyrs and Memory in Late Antiquity”

Respondent: Karl Galinsky, University of Texas at Austin/Ruhr-Universität Bochum

PANEL 2: Jesus in Memory (Nov. 22, 9-11:30, A706 Marriott Marquis)

Stephen Davis, Yale University
"Cursing Jesus: Maledictory Memories
in the Infancy Gospel of Thomas"

John Kloppenborg, University of Toronto
 “Memory, Performance and the Sayings of Jesus”

Arthur Dewey, Xavier University
"In Memoriam: The Invention of the Death of Jesus"

Respondent: L. Michael White, Univ. of Texas at Austin