Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture
Department of Classics and Religion
Inaugurated in 1988, this lecture series honours the memory of our colleague and friend Peter Craigie (d. 1985). Prof. Craigie was a member of the Department of Religious Studies, Dean of the Faculty of Humanites, and Vice-President (Academic) of the university.
Each year a distinguished lecturer is invited to address the university and Calgary-area communities on topics from the discipline of Religious Studies.
The lecture series is sponsored by the Faculty of Arts, the Department of Classics and Religion and the Faith and Spirituality Centre.
About Peter Craigie
Two academic biographies are available:
- H.G. Coward, "Academic Biography of Peter C. Craigie," Ascribe To The Lord. Biblical and Other Studies In Memory of Peter C. Craigie (vol. 67; eds. L. Eslinger and J. G. Taylor; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1988), 593-97
- L. Eslinger, "Peter C. Craigie," Bible Interpreters of the Twentieth Century (eds. W. A. Elwell and J. D. Weaver; Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 1999), 411-22.
A bibliography of works by and about Peter Craigie, compiled by Saundra Lipton, Religious Studies Librarian, Libraries and Cultural Resources, University of Calgary, is available to download.