Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture

Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture

Department of Classics and Religion

The Lecture

Peter Craigie

Peter Craigie

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.

2023 Craigie Lecture: April 14, 2023
Dr. Yasmin Haskell

Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University

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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.

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