Item description for Reading between Texts (LCBI) (Literary Currents in Biblical Interpretation) by Danna Nolan Fewell...
Overview Intertexuality (the reading of one text in terms of another) is a diverse practice. It is a central and prevalent subject in post-structuralist literary theory. This is the first book to address intertexuality as it relates specifically to interpretation of the Hebrew Bible. The contributors bring together lucid theoretical discussions and sophisticated interpretations from a variety of backgrounds, offering biblical scholars and students a helpful and thorough introduction to the issues and possibilities of tertexuality. This volume encourages the bringing together of texts in new and creative ways and lends greater clarity as discussions of intertextuality and biblical studies proceed
Intertextuality (the reading of one text in terms of another) is a diverse practice. It is a central and prevalent subject in poststructuralist literary theory. "Reading between Texts" is the first book to address intertextuality as it relates specifically to interpretation of the Hebrew Bible. The contributors bring together lucid theoretical discussion and sophisticated interpretations from a variety of backgrounds, offering biblical scholars and students a helpful and thorough introduction to the issues and possibilities of intertextuality.
The Literary Currents in Biblical Interpretation series explores current trends within the discipline of biblical interpretation by dealing with the literary qualities of the Bible: the play of its language, the coherence of its final form, and the relationships between text and readers. Biblical interpreters are being challenged to take responsibility for the theological, social, and ethical implications of their readings. This series encourages original readings that breach the confines of traditional biblical criticism.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.48" Width: 5.47" Height: 0.85" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Jun 19, 1996
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
Series Literary Currents in Biblical Interpretation
ISBN 0664253938 ISBN13 9780664253936
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More About Danna Nolan Fewell
Fewell teaches Old Testament at Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University, Dallas.
Danna Nolan Fewell currently resides in the state of Texas. Danna Nolan Fewell has an academic affiliation as follows - Southern Methodist University.
Danna Nolan Fewell has published or released items in the following series...