The aesthetics of violence in the Prophets / edited by Julia M. O'Brien and Chris Franke. - New York : T & T Clark, c2010. - xii, 187 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. - Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ; 517 T & T Clark library of biblical studies . - Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies 517. T & T Clark library of biblical studies .

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Sculpted warriors : sexuality and the sacred in the depiction of warfare in the Assyrian palace reliefs and in Ezekiel 23:14-17 / Mapping violence in the Prophets : Zephaniah 2 / Reclaiming Jeremiah's violence / Hewn by the prophet : an analysis of violence and sexual transgression in Hosea with reference to the homiletical aesthetic of Jeremiah Wright / On the pleasures of prophetic judgment : reading Micah 1:6 and 3:12 with Stokely Carmichael / "Tongue-lashing" or a prophetic aesthetics of violation : an analysis of prophetic structures that reverberate beyond the biblical world / Violent pictures, violent cultures? : the "aesthetics of violence" in contemporary film and in ancient prophetic texts / The beauty of the bloody God : the divine warrior in prophetic literature / Divine violence in the Book of Amos / Cynthia R. Chapman -- Robert D. Haak -- Kathleen M. O'Connor -- Carolyn J. Sharp -- Daniel L. Smith-Christopher -- Yvonne Sherwood -- Julia M. O'Brien -- Corrine Carvalho -- Mary Mills.

9780567548115 0567548112


Lancaster Theological Seminary (Lancaster, Pa.)--Faculty--Works.


Bible--O.T--Prophets--Criticism, interpretation, etc.


Violence in the Bible

BS1505.6.V56 / A37 2010

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