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Alan T. Davies Fonds

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Fonds #

2131

Accession #

1998.087V
2017.23V

Title

Alan T. Davies fonds

Dates of Creation

1969–2009

Extent

18 cm of textual records

Biographical Sketch

Alan T. Davies (1933–) was a Lecturer and then Associate Professor in the Department of Religious Studies, Victoria College, 1969–1989; Professor, Department for the Study of Religion, Centre for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto, 1989–1998. Dr. Davies work included research in the area of Jewish-Christian relations.

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of papers of Dr. Alan T. Davies primarily concerning Jewish-Christian issues, racism and anti semitism. The records consist of correspondence (various), 1970–1995, correspondence re Jewish-Christian issues, , letters to the editor, published articles, , book reviews, , addresses/lectures, , sermons, announcements of addresses/lectures, reviews of books authored by Dr. Davies and related correspondence. Also includes a copy of his curriculum vitae.

Notes

Source of Supplied Title

Title based on the contents of the fonds.

Access points

  • Davies, Alan T., 1933–
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.)—Faculty

Subjects

  • Anti semitism
  • Judaism—Relations—Christianity
  • Theology—Study and teaching
  • Racism

Box/File List

Acc. No. Box File Title Date
1998.087V 1 1 Correspondence (Various) 1970-1990
1 2 Correspondence re Jewish-Christian issues 1970-1977
1 3 Letters to the editor n.d.
1 4 Published articles 1969-1998
1 5 Article "Racism and German Protestant Theology: A Prelude to the Holocaust" in The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science - Reflections on the Holocaust, Berkeley: University of California Press, July 1980 1980
1 6 Book reviews 1975-1997
1 7 Addresses / lectures 1994-1998
1 8 Sermons 1996
1 9 Announcements of addresses / lectures 1992-1998
1 10 Reviews of books by A. Davies and related correspondence 1969-2000
1 11RR Curriculum Vitae 1998
2017.23V 1 1 Sermon, "And with one voice the people cried, 'His blood be on us, and on our children." - Preached in St. Matthew's United Church, Calgary 1994
1 2 Address on the anniversary of Kristallnacht, "Kristallnacht: A Night to Remember" [198-]
1 3 Address, "Judaism and Christianity: A Creative Tension." [198?]
1 4 Essay, "A Historical Perspective on the Malcolm Ross Affair." [2 typescripts] 1990
1 5 Published articles (offprints) 1997-1999
1 6 Address delivered at Penn State University, "Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Gods of the Nations." 1999 November
1 7 Class lecture [re theological and social re-examination of Christian attitudes towards Jews after WWII] [200-]
1 8 Lecture, "Christianity and Other Faiths." [198-]
1 9 Address, "Christian Thought after the Holocaust (Adath Israel)" [198-]
1 10 Sermon: Beth Tzedec Synagogue, Calgary 1994
1 11 Correspondence, various 1969-1999
1 12 Letter to the editor "No pressure applied to keep Frye's course" 1991
1 13 Reviews of Alan Davies work 1966, 2009