Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza

Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza is Krister Stendahl Professor at Harvard Divinity School, a founding co-editor of the Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion, past president of the Society of Biblical Literature, and author of many important and influential works, among them In Memory of Her (1984), Bread Not Stone (1985), Jesus: Miriam’s Child, Sophia’s Prophet (1995), Rhetoric and Ethic: The Politics of Biblical Studies (1999), The Power of the Word: Scripture and the Rhetoric of Empire (2007), and Democratizing Biblical Studies: Toward an Emancipatory Educational Space (2009). Empowering Memory and Movement is the third volume in her collected essays from Fortress Press, including Transforming Vision: Explorations in Feminist The*logy (2011) and Changing Horizons: Explorations in Feminist Interpretation (2013). She is editor of Searching the Scriptures (two volumes, 1993, 1994), a feminist introduction and commentary.

8 Items    Sort by:
  Page: 1   View:
Empowering Memory and Movement: Thinking and Working across Borders

Empowering Memory and Movement: Thinking and Working across Borders

Thursday, May 1, 2014

With Empowering Memory and Movement, Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza completes a three-volume look across her influential work and career. Empowering Memory and Movement looks back, but also assesses current challenges and potentialities on the global scene, and envisions an emancipatory future, with a critical and wise engagement with scripture and the interpretive tradition always at the center.

Learn More
Changing Horizons: Explorations in Feminist Interpretation

Changing Horizons: Explorations in Feminist Interpretation

Friday, February 1, 2013

This item is part of Fiorenza Set

The second of two volumes highlighting the ways in which Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza's work constructs a critical feminist theory and praxis of liberation, in relation to the biblical text and its legacy.

Learn More
Transforming Vision: Explorations in Feminist The*logy

Transforming Vision: Explorations in Feminist The*logy

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

This item is part of Fiorenza Set

Drawing from a career of pioneering scholarship, Schüssler Fiorenza situates the critical feminist theory that has characterized her work in the praxis of... read more

Learn More
Prejudice and Christian Beginnings: Investigating Race, Gender, and Ethnicity in Early Christianity

Prejudice and Christian Beginnings: Investigating Race, Gender, and Ethnicity in Early Christianity

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

While scholars of the New Testament and its Roman environment have recently focused attention on ethnicity and gender, the two questions have often been... read more

Learn More
The Power of the Word: Scripture and the Rhetoric of Empire

The Power of the Word: Scripture and the Rhetoric of Empire

This product ships separately within 10 business days of placing your order.

Wednesday, October 10, 2007

What is the purpose of reading the Bible? Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza tackles the tough question of the Bible's role in the world today and how its vision... read more

$20.00

Pull down menu to
request exam copy.

Rhetoric and Ethic: The Politics of Biblical Studies

Rhetoric and Ethic: The Politics of Biblical Studies

This product ships separately within 10 business days of placing your order.

Thursday, November 18, 1999

In this major study, leading feminist biblical critic Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza focuses on Paul and his interpreters. She questions the apolitical ethos... read more

$18.40 (reg $23.00) 20% off

Pull down menu to
request exam copy.

The Book of Revelation: Justice and Judgment (Second Edition)

The Book of Revelation: Justice and Judgment (Second Edition)

This product ships separately within 10 business days of placing your order.

Friday, November 20, 1998

Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza's pioneering and widely acclaimed volume, now reissued with a new Preface and Epilogue, has served to reorient interpretations... read more

$22.00

Pull down menu to
request exam copy.

Revelation: Vision of a Just World

Revelation: Vision of a Just World

This product ships separately within 10 business days of placing your order.

Sunday, March 1, 1992

Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza charts a new and provocative course in the interpretation of the book of Revelation. She recognizes not only the ideological... read more

$18.00

Pull down menu to
request exam copy.

1