Robert Cousland, University of British Columbia

Associate Professor Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies Vancouver, British Columbia cousland@interchange.ubc.ca Office: (604) 822-4062

Bio/Research

I am currently engaged in two main areas of research. The first is a book on Jesus' parable of the leaven (Holy Contagion. The Parable of the Leaven in Matthew’s Gospel), offering a detailed treatment of the parable and its history of interpretation in the first gospel. The second is several arti...

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Bio/Research

I am currently engaged in two main areas of research. The first is a book on Jesus' parable of the leaven (Holy Contagion. The Parable of the Leaven in Matthew’s Gospel), offering a detailed treatment of the parable and its history of interpretation in the first gospel. The second is several articles relating to the place of the mysteries of Dionysus in Greco-Roman religion and their relation to the Jews of the diaspora.

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