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Upcoming events

Storaasli Lecture

Lutheran Theological Seminary Saskatoon

presents the

2011 Storaasli Lecture

by Dr. Jonathan A. Draper

"The Role of the Spirit in Some African Initiated Churches"

Wednesday, 23 November 2011

7:00 p.m.

in the Otto Olson Memorial Library

Reception to follow

Jonathan A. Draper, PhD, is a professor of New Testament at the School of Religion & Theology, University of Kwa-Zulu Natal (Pietermaritzburg, South Africa). He is also an ordained Anglican priest in the Church of the Province of South Africa.

Draper has edited several books:

  • The Didache in Modern Research (1997)
  • The Eye of the Storm: Bishop John William Colenso and the Crisis of Biblical Interpretation (2004)
  • Orality, Literacy, and Colonialism in Southern Africa (2004)
  • Orality, Literacy, and Colonialism in Antiquity (2004).

He is co-editor with R. A. Horsley and J. Miles Foley, Performing the Gospel: Mark, Orality and Memory (2006) and with Cynthia Kittredge and Ellen Aitken, Reading the Signs of the Times: Taking the Bible into the Public Square (2008). He is the current editor of Neotestamentica, the Journal of the New Testament Society of South Africa.

Dr. Draper co-authored with Richard Horsley Whoever Hears You Hears Me: Prophets, Performance, and Traditions in Q.


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