Courses: Gnosticism (RELGH222B01)

Spring 2009

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)

Meeting Times

TTh 1:00-2:30