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Evangelicals on their Past: Studies in the History of Evangelical Historiography

October 5, 2022 @ 8:00 am – October 7, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

Baylor University
Evangelical Studies Program Conference 2022

* This conference is a virtual event only. Viewing and access information will be provided prior to the event.  Registration deadline: Tuesday, October 4 @ 12:00pm CT.

Wednesday 5 October

8.00     Introductory Session
8.15     Ian Clary (Colorado Christian University), ‘Remembering Revival: Evangelical Historians and the Great Awakening’
9.30     Break
9.45     Anneke Stasson (Indiana Wesleyan University), ‘Historians on Gospel Women: The Female Part in Anglo-American Evangelical Foreign Missions’
11.00   Break
11.15    Deborah Gaitskell (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London), ‘Faith, Race and Change: The Historiography of Evangelicalism in South Africa’

Thursday 6 October

8.00     Mark Noll (University of Notre Dame), ‘The Redemptive Power of the Word: The Study of African American Uses of the Bible’
9.15     Break
9.30     Andrew Atherstone (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford), ‘Memoirs, Manuscripts and Manipulations: Anglican Evangelicals from Simeon to Stott’
10.45   Break
11.00   Stephanie Derrick (Independent Scholar, Los Angeles), ‘Evangelical Representations of C. S. Lewis in Britain and America’
11.45   General Discussion

Friday 7 October

8.00     Worship (Matt Snowden, Pastor of First Baptist Church, Waco)
8.30     Kerrie Handasyde (Pilgrim Theological College, University of Divinity, Melbourne, Australia), ‘No Time Like the Present: Writing the Past in Australian Evangelical Dissent’
9.45     Break
10.00   Erika Helgen (Yale University), ‘The Historiography of Brazilian Evangelicals’
10.45   Concluding Session