Thursday, October 27, 2005
11:45 a.m., University Club
Dr. Peter Flint on the “Dead Sea Scrolls”
Dr. Peter W. Flint received his Ph.D. in Old Testament and Second Testament Judaism from the University of Notre Dame. as well as Professor of Biblical Studies at Trinity Western University in British Columbia, Canada, and Co-Director of the Dead Sea Scrolls Institute. He also holds the Canada Research Chair in Biblical Studies Dr. Flint has been profiled in Who’s Who in Biblical Studies and Archeology and is the leading authority and world expert on the Isaiah Scroll from Cave One. Dr. Flint was part of an elite group of Scrolls Editors that were instrumental in arranging for the Isaiah Scroll to be exhibited for the first time outside Israel as part of a 2003 Canadian exhibition. He is an engaging and widely recognized public speaker, teacher and motivator.