Texts of Terror

In highlighting the silence, absence, and opposition of God, as well as human cruelty, Trible shows how these neglected stories interpreted in memoriam challenge both the misogyny of Scripture and its use in church, synagogue, and academy.

Texts of Terror

Texts of Terror

Professor Trible focuses on four variations upon the theme of terror in the Bible. By combining the discipline of literary criticism with the hermeneutics of feminism, she reinterprets the tragic stories of four women in ancient Israel: Hagar, Tamar, an unnamed concubine, and the daughter of Jephthah. In highlighting the silence, absence, and oppostition of God, as well as human cruelty, Trible shows how these neglected storiesinterpreted in memoriamchallenge both the misogyny of Scripture and its use in church, synagogue, and academy.

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Texts of Terror
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Phyllis Trible
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Fortress Press

Professor Trible focuses on four variations upon the theme of terror in the Bible. By combining the discipline of literary criticism with the hermeneutics of feminism, she reinterprets the tragic stories of four women in ancient Israel: Hagar, Tamar, an unnamed concubine, and the daughter of Jephthah. In highlighting the
Texts of Terror
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Phyllis Trible
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher:

Books about Texts of Terror
Texts of Terror (40th Anniversary Edition): Literary-Feminist Readings of Biblical Narratives
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Phyllis Trible
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-05 - Publisher:

Books about Texts of Terror (40th Anniversary Edition): Literary-Feminist Readings of Biblical Narratives
Texts After Terror
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rhiannon Graybill
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher:

"It is widely recognized that the Hebrew Bible is filled with rape and sexual violence. However, feminist approaches to the topic remain dominated by Phyllis Trible's 1984 Texts of Terror, which describes feminist criticism as a practice of "telling sad stories." Pushing beyond Trible, Texts after Terror offers a new
Texts after Terror
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Rhiannon Graybill
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-23 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Texts after Terror offers an important new theory of rape and sexual violence in the Hebrew Bible. While the Bible is filled with stories of rape, scholarly approaches to sexual violence in the scriptures remain exhausted, dated, and in some cases even un-feminist, lagging far behind contemporary discourse about sexual

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