The Book of Psalms: Reading Biblical Poetry Then and Now

JEWISHST332S

An introduction to the biblical book of Psalms and traditional (Jewish and Christian) and contemporary methods of reading and interpreting these poems. Literary, feminist, liturgical, and midrashic modes of reading will be particularly examined. Issues of translation as a mode of interpretation will be central. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

RELIGION332S

Curriculum Codes: 

ALPCCICZEIW