Poets, prophets, and texts in play (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780567224095 0567224090
OCLC Number: 909066848
Description: 1 v. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface - Ehud Ben Zvi and Aaron W. HughesIntroduction - David M. Gunn and Claudia V. CampPart 1: Poets and Poetry1.Nostalgia, the Love of the Land, the Impossibility of Speaking/Writing and the Making of Poetry J. Cheryl Exum, University of Sheffield, UK2.Poetry amid RuinsPeter Sabo, University of Alberta, Canada3.The Poet's Silence: Language and non-Language in RosenzweigAaron W.Hughes, University of Rochester, USA4.'A Bird on the Roof':Trauma, Gender and Affect in Psalm 102Fiona Black, Mount Allison University, Canada5.'Look, O Daughters of Jerusalem': The Gaze in the Song of Songs Lauren Chomyn, University of Alberta, Canada6.On Femininity, Dressing, and Undressing Daphna Arbel, University of British Columbia, Canada7.One or Two Interesting Things about the Universe: The Cosmology of Job 38 David Clines, University of Sheffield, UK (emeritus)Part 2: Prophets and Prophecy8.Human and Divine Wisdom in the Book of Hosea,Kare Berge, NLA University College, Norway9.Remembering Hosea: The Prophet Hosea as a Site of Memory in Persian Period Yehud Ehud Ben Zvi, University of Alberta, Canada10. The Divine Gardener in Prophetic Texts in the Hebrew Bible Diana V. Edelman, University of Oslo, Norway11. The Slavery of Canaan Philip R. Davies University of Sheffield, UK (emeritus)12. Prophecy and prognostication: the prophet Elijah and the 'prophet' Enoch in medieval apocalyptic texts Andrew Gow, University of Alberta, Canada13. Reflections on the Reception Exegesis of Isaiah, John F. A. Sawyer, University of Durham, UKPart 3: Texts in Play14. Of an Imagination All Compact: The Garden, The Forest and the Wasteland as the Apple of the Biblical Poet's Eye, James R. Linville, University of Lethbridge, Canada15. Loving the Highwayman: Reading Proverbs 1-9 in the Company of Linda Ronstadt, Willie Nelson, Barbara Cartland, and Alfred NoyesClaudia V. Camp, Texas Christian University, USA, and David M. Gunn, Brite Divinity School, USA16. The Bible in Moominland: Sensibility, Sense and Sentiment in Biblical InterpretationHugh S. Pyper, University of Sheffield, UK17. The Politics and Poetics of Mercy Benjamin Berger, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, CanadaIndex
Series Title: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies
Responsibility: edited by Ehud Ben Zvi, Claudia V. Camp, David M. Gunn, Aaron W. Hughes.


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