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Elizabeth's research focuses on textual criticism, the New Testament Gospels, Mary Magdalene, and the Nag Hammadi corpus. She regularly presents her work at universities, conferences, and churches.

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Upcoming Presentations:

“Mary Magdalene in the Gospel of John: A Case of Textual Suppression?”

Sunday, August 11th, 2024 at 3:30pm

St. Mary's Episcopal Church

1300 Pearl St, Eugene, OR 97401

Upcoming Conferences:

Thursday, May 30th, 2024 at 2:20 PM

"Something about Mary: Anxiety around Mary Magdalene in the Earliest Manuscript Record"

2024 CSNTM Text and Manuscript Conference

Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center

Plano, TX

November 22nd-25th, 2024

Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting

Presenting at Johannine Literature panel, Nag Hammadi and Gnosticism panel, and Biblical Archaeology Society's Fall Bible & Archaeology Fest

San Diego Convention Center

San Diego, CA

Peer-Reviewed Publications

"The Meaning of 'Magdalene': A Review of Literary Evidence"

(co-write with Joan Taylor)

Journal of Biblical Literature 140:4 (2021)

"'Rabbouni,' which means Lord: Narrative Variants in John 20:16"

(co-write with Brandon Simonson) 

TC: A Journal of Biblical Textual Criticism 26 (2021)

"Was Salome at the Markan Tomb? Another Ending to Mark's Gospel"

Comparative Oriental Manuscript Studies Bulletin 8:2 (2022)

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