• George Knight Lectures

    The George Knight Lectures
    October 28-29, 2013

    October 28 | 7:00pm
    Logsdon Chapel
    Lecture 1
    “Identity Construction in Postcolonial Contexts: The ‘Other’ in Galatians 2:19-20 and 3:28”

    October 28 | 8:15pm
    Logsdon Reception Room


    October 29 | 9:30 am
    Behren's Chapel
    Lecture 2:
    “Colonial Occupation and Health in Mark 5:1-20: A Postcolonial Inquiry”

    October 29 | 12:00 pm
    Moody Center 108
    Faculty, Graduate students and invited guests.

    October 29 | 3:00 pm
    Logsdon Reception Room
    Graduate and Upper-Level Undergraduate Students
    “Seeing and Hearing Jesus Christ Crucified in Galatians 3:1 under Watchful Imperial Eyes”

    *Please contact Ms. Penny Gammill at 325.670.1287 or penny.j.gammill@hsutx.edu to inquire about the availability of lunch seating or to make a reservation.

    About Dr. George Knight
    Dr. George W. Knight came to Hardin-Simmons University in 1976 from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary where he had served as instructor of New Testament and Greek. He was subsequently appointed as the first Cook-Derrick Chair of Bible and Greek at HSU. He established HSU’s archaeology program and led more than 20 archaeological expeditions to Israel and Greece, eventually becoming a field supervisor. He holds degrees from Louisiana College, the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he received his PhD in 1973. Dr. Knight has distinguished himself in his commitment to teaching and scholarship and in his contribution to the larger life of the University and of the community in which he lives. Dr. Knight retired from the HSU faculty in 2002.

    For more information, please contact 325.670.1287 or visit www.hsutx.edu/academics/logsdon

    The George Knight Lectures are presented by Hardin-Simmons University’s Logsdon School of Theology

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