Gender, Religion and Scripture

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2019

This course is an introduction to the field of feminist biblical studies. We will discuss the intellectual history and institutional development of feminist biblical studies around the globe and explore different methods of analysis such as rhetorical, historical, queer, or intersectional kyriarchal analyses. We also will explore biblical women’s stories such as Eve, Sarah, Hagar Mary of Magdala, or the slave girl Rhoda. Lectures, group meetings, discussions, and presentations seek to foster participatory, collaborative and democratic styles of learning.

Additional Information

Faculty:  Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza  
Time: Mon, 3:00 - 5:00pm 
RELIGION 1461