Courses: Gnosticism (RELGH222B01)

Spring 2008

Enrollment limited to 20 students.
The phenomenon of Gnosticism examined through close reading of primary sources, including the recently discovered texts of Nag Hammadi. Topics include the relation of Gnosticism to Greek, Jewish, and Christian thought; the variety of Gnostic schools and sects; gender imagery, mythology and other issues in the interpretation of Gnostic texts.

Fulfills: HU III

Department

Religion (Web site)

Taught By

Anne McGuire (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Gest 102

Meeting Times

TTh 10:00-11:30