Work of the Fellows: Monographs

J. P. Fokkelman, Reading Biblical Narratives: A Practical Guide

Fokkelman, J. P. (Fellow, 1990-91)

Leiden, Netherlands: Deo, 1999

From the publisher's description:

This is an enormously instructive and practical hands-on introduction for students of the Bible as literature, by one of the world’s leading exponents of Hebrew narrative technique. Issues covered include: introduction to the art of reading, the narrator and his characters, narrative structure, narrative devices.


Subjects: Religion; Literary Criticism;; Narrative; Narratology; Christianity; Biblical Studies;