Professor Terry Eagleton asks “Was Jesus a Revolutionary?”

The next in the series of Swansea University’s Theology Public Lectures will feature literary theorist and critic Professor Terry Eagleton FBA.

Prof Terry Eagleton FBA

The Theology Public Lecture Programme at Swansea University was first set up by the Reverend Nigel John, Senior Chaplin at the University and has featured internationally respected Church leaders and world renowned academics who have spoken on a whole range of difference topics.

Speaker: Professor Terry Eagleton FBA

Lecture title: “Was Jesus a Revolutionary?”

Date: Tuesday 10th February 2015

Time: 7 pm

Venue: Faraday Lecture Theatre ‘A’, Swansea University

Admission: Free of charge, all welcome

Professor Terry Eagleton is a prominent British literary theorist and critic and is currently Distinguished Professor of English Literature at Lancaster University. Professor Eagleton has been the John Edward Taylor Professor of  English Literature at the University of Manchester (2001-2008) and before that the Thomas Warton Professor of English Literature at the University of Oxford (1992-2001). Professor Eagleton is a Fellow of both the British Academy and the English Association, and has held visiting appointments at such universities as Cornell, Duke, Iowa, Melbourne, Notre Dame, Trinity College Dublin, and Yale.