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Visions of the End: The Book of Revelation in Art, Music, and Politics

Elaine Pagels is the Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University. She is best known for her studies and writing on the Gnostic Gospels. Her popular books include The Gnostic Gospels (1979), Adam, Eve, and the Serpent (1988), The Origin of Satan (1995), Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas (2003), Reading Judas: The Gospel of Judas and the Shaping of Christianity (2007), and Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation (2012).


All are welcome - no tickets or pre booking needed.


Sponsored by the Centre for the Study of Christian Origins, University of Edinburgh.

This will be followed by an interview with Prof Pagels and a wine reception.