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Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. O.T. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish -- History.,
  • Bible. O.T. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
  • Hebrew poetry, Biblical -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[translated and edited by] Adele Berlin.
    SeriesIndiana studies in biblical literature
    ContributionsBerlin, Adele.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1430.2 .B515 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 205 p. ;
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1868429M
    ISBN 100253311764
    LC Control Number90026773

    The proceedings of a symposium entitled Esther held in Lincoln and Omaha, Nebraska in April , the book contains a collection of essays that engages all aspects of the biblical book of Esther. From questions of textual criticism to the history of rabbinic interpretation to speculation on the modern form of commentary, this collection is sure to contain something for everyone interested. Back in the 11th and 12th centuries when troubadour poetry first flourished, poetry played a very different role from nowadays. These days we tend to think of poetry as some kind of rarefied activity that takes place in dusty libraries or snooty salon parties, or at its most accessible in live performances of slam poets at bars and coffee houses. In medieval Europe, court poets were more like.


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Biblical Poetry Through Medieval Jewish Eyes Indiana studies in biblical literature: Author: Adele Berlin: Editor: Adele Berlin: Contributor: Robert H Smith Professor of Hebrew Bible Emerita Adele Berlin: Publisher: Indiana University Press, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Jul 7, ISBN:Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes book OCLC Number: Notes: Translated from Hebrew and Judeo-Arabic.

Description: xviii, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Part 1: Biblical poetry through Medieval eyes --Introduction --Trends in the history of the study of Biblical poetry --Medieval and Renaissance Jewish attitudes toward poetry and the Bible --Medieval and Renaissance views of Biblical poetry.

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Biblical Poetry Through Medieval Jewish Eyes (Indiana Studies in Biblical Literature)Cited by: 3. PARTI. Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes book POETRY THROUGH MEDIEVAL EYES.

Introduction 2. Trends in the History of the Study of Biblical Poetry 3. Medieval and Renaissance Jewish Attitudes toward Poetry and the Bible 4. Medieval and Renaissance Views of Biblical Poetry Notes to Part I.

PART II AUTHORS AND TEXTS Judah ibn Quraysh Judah Haleve Moshe ibn Ezra Solomon ibn. She is one of the few women to serve as the President of the Society of Biblical Literature.

Her many publications include Zephaniah (Doubleday, ), Biblical Poetry Through Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes book Jewish Eyes (Indiana Univ. Press, ) and The. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc History Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes.

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Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes / [translated and edited by] Adele Berlin. series title. Indiana studies in biblical literature. imprint. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, c isbn. (alk. paper) general note.

University Press Book News, March Other books are Biblical Poetry Through Medieval Jewish Eyes, The Dynamics of Biblical Parallelism, Poetics and Interpretation of Biblical Narrative, and Enmerkar and Ensuhkesdanna, A Sumerian Narrative Poem.

She co-edited with Marc Brettler The Jewish Study Bible, which received a National Jewish Book Award. A revised and expanded edition of. On Biblical Poetry takes a fresh look at the nature of biblical Hebrew poetry beyond its currently best-known feature, parallelism.

F.W. Dobbs-Allsopp argues that biblical poetry is in most respects just like any other verse tradition, and therefore biblical poems should be read and interpreted like other poems, using the same critical tools and with Biblical poetry through Medieval Jewish eyes book same kinds of guiding assumptions in place.

Adele Berlin (born in Philadelphia) is a biblical scholar. Before her retirement, she was Robert H. Smith Professor of Biblical Studies at the University of Maryland. Berlin is best known for work Poetics and interpretation of biblical narrative (ISBN ).She has also written commentaries on Zephaniah, Esther, and mater: University of Pennsylvania.

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Adele Berlin is Robert H. Smith Professor of Biblical Studies at the University of Maryland. The author of three biblical commentaries and Biblical Poetry through Medieval Jewish Eyes, she is also coeditor of The Jewish Study Bible (Oxford), which received a National Jewish Book Award in Table of Contents Foreword, by David Noel Freedman.

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A scholar of biblical and ancient near eastern literature, Berlin has written six books, including three commentaries (on Zephaniah, Esther and Lamentations). Other books are Biblical Poetry through Medieval Jewish Eyes, The Dynamics of Biblical Parallelism and Poetics and Interpretation of 5/5(K).

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Adele Berlin is Robert H. Smith Professor of Biblical Studies at the University of Maryland. The author of three biblical commentaries and Biblical Poetry through Medieval Jewish Eyes, she is also coeditor of The Jewish Study Bible (Oxford), which received a National Jewish Book Award in Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. Her book length publications include The Jewish Study Bible (Oxford UP, ), Poetics and Interpretation of Biblical Narrative (Sheffield, ), The Dynamics of Biblical Parallelism (Indiana UP, ), and Biblical Poetry Through Medieval Jewish Eyes (Indiana UP, ).

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