Elizabeth A. Clark

Elizabeth A. Clark

John Carlisle Kilgo Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Religion

External address: 
118 Gray Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90964, Durham, NC 27708-0964
(919) 660-3505

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Columbia University 1965

Selected Grants

Reading Asceticism awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1996

Clark, E. A. “Contested bodies: Early christian asceticism and nineteenth-century polemics.” Journal of Early Christian Studies, vol. 17, no. 2, Dec. 2009, pp. 281–307.

Clark, Elizabeth A. “Postcolonial Theory and the Study of Christian History Introduction.” Church History, vol. 78, no. 4, Cambridge University Press (CUP), Dec. 2009, pp. 847–48. Crossref, doi:10.1017/s0009640709990540. Full Text

Clark, E. A. “The celibate bridegroom and his virginal brides: Metaphor and the marriage of Jesus in early christian ascetic exegesis.” Church History, vol. 77, no. 1, Dec. 2008, pp. 1–25. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0009640708000036. Full Text

Clark, E. A. “Engaging Bruce Lincoln.” Method and Theory in the Study of Religion, vol. 17, no. 1, Dec. 2005, pp. 11–17. Scopus, doi:10.1163/1570068053429929. Full Text

Clark, E. “Distinguishing 'Distinction': Considering peter brown's reconsiderations.” Augustinian Studies, vol. 36, no. 1, 2005, pp. 237–50.

Clark, E. A. “Women, gender, and the study of Christian history.” Church History, vol. 70, no. 3, Jan. 2001, pp. 395–426. Scopus, doi:10.2307/3654496. Full Text