Poetics and Interpretation of Biblical Narrative

By (author) Adele Berlin

Paperback - £19.95

Publication date:

30 June 1994

Length of book:

184 pages

Publisher

Eisenbrauns

ISBN-13: 9781575060026

This classic work on literary criticism by Professor Adele Berlin introduces the reader to the colorful world of poetics (literary conventions) used in the construction of biblical narratives. Her book is divided into 6 parts: Poetics and Interpretation, Character and Characterization, Point of View, Poetics in the Book of Ruth, Poetic Interpretation and Historical-Critical Methods, and The Art of Biblical Narrative.