Reading from Cultural Spaces: the Difference Culture Makes in Biblical Interpretation

Details

Program Masters
Field of Study Bible
Class# B 301
Instructor Yamada, Frank
Location MTS 101
Start Date 1.31.2011
End Date 5.6.2011
Time 6-8:50p.m.
Day Thu
Syllabus

This course surveys recent hermeneutical approaches in biblical studies that identify the importance of race and ethnicity for reading the Bible. Students will explore biblical texts through the lens of African American, Latino/a, Asian American, and postcolonial biblical interpretation. This course can be taken for both New Testament and Old Testament/Hebrew Bible credit.