Layton, Bentley

views updated

LAYTON, Bentley

LAYTON, Bentley. American. Genres: Theology/Religion. Career: Yale University, New Haven, CT, professor of religious studies. Publications: (ed.) The Gnostic Treatise on Resurrection from Nag Hammadi, 1979; Catalogue of Coptic Literary Manuscripts in the British Library Acquired since the Year 1906, 1987; The Gnostic Scriptures: A New Translation, 1987; (ed.) Nag Hammadi Codex II, 2-7: Together with XIII, 2, 1989; Coptic Grammar, 2000. Address: Dept. of Religious Studies, 451 College St, PO Box 208287, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520-8287, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]yale.edu