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Conference of the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies (CSBS)



Saturday, May 30 to Monday, June 1, 2015


See pages 38 and 43 of your Congress Guide for conference locations

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Conference program: download the program (PDF, last updated 2015-04-24)

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President’s Reception: Monday, June 1, 2015

Access: Only those people who have registered for the conference of the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies may attend. Note that registration fees do not cover the association's membership fees. For membership inquiries, please contact the association directly.

Program Chair: Zeba Crook, Carleton University
Local Arrangements Coordinator: Zeba Crook, Carleton University


Why should you come to Congress?

Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture: "In the Shadow of S. R. Driver: A Centennial Appreciation"

H. G. M. Williamson is the Emeritus Regius Professor of Hebrew at the University of Oxford. A leader in the Hebrew literature and language guild for over the past forty years, Hugh is well known for his research on Persian Period Jewish literature as well as the book of Isaiah. This lecture, co-sponsored with the Canadian Society for the Study of Religion (CSSR) and Canadian Society of Patristic Studies (CSPS), was generously supported by the Canadian Corporation for the Study of Religion and the Canadian Federation of Humanities and Social Sciences.