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Reimagining Hagar : Blackness and Bible

Author: Nyasha Junior
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press 2019.
Series: Biblical refigurations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Reimagining Hagar' illustrates that while interpretations of Hagar as Black are not frequent within the entire history of her interpretation, such interpretations are part of strategies to emphasize elements of Hagar's story in order to associate or disassociate her from particular groups. It considers how interpreters engage markers of difference, including gender, ethnicity, status and their intersections in their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Hagar, (Biblical figure); Hagar, (Biblical figure)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nyasha Junior
ISBN: 9780198745327 019874532X
OCLC Number: 1082313800
Description: viii, 156 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Mother Hagar --
Egyptian Hagar --
Aunt Hagar --
Black Hagar.
Series Title: Biblical refigurations.
Responsibility: Nyasha Junior.


This book offers a reception history that examines interpretations of Hagar with a focus on interpretations of Hagar as a Black woman.  Read more...


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