BSO Podcast: Chris Keith on Social Memory and Historical Jesus Studies

The latest BSO online interview is now available for download from iTunes or streaming from here. In BSO5 James Crossley interviews Chris Keith. Chris Keith is Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity and Director of the Centre for the Social-Scientific Study of the Bible at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London.

BSO interviews Chris Keith, discussing some of the most contentious areas in historical Jesus studies today. This include: social memory, the so-called criteria of authenticity, form criticism, and various issues in historical Jesus studies.

“Social Memory Theory and the Gospels: Assessing the First Decade”: Chris Keith’s Inaugural Professorial Lecture

Professor Chris Keith presents his inaugural professorial lecture “Social Memory Theory and the Gospels: Assessing the First Decade” at St Mary’s University College, Twickenham, on October 16, 2013.