Christine Thomas

Associate Professor

Office Location

HSSB 3067

Specialization

Associate Professor, Religious Studies

Bio

Professor Thomas received her Ph.D. from Harvard University. Her areas of specialization are religions of the Roman Empire; Early Christian literature and culture; the Christian Apocrypha; Archaeology and the study of religion; and orality and literacy in Antiquity. Her book publications include The Acts of Peter, Gospel Literature, and the Ancient Novel: Rewriting the Past (New York: Oxford University Press, 2003) and she teaches courses such as Religion and Spirituality in the Roman Empire, Jewish-Christian Relations in Antiquity, and The New Testament and Early Christianity.