Prof. Elisabeth Schuessler-FiorenzaProfessor of Divinity

    Research Profile

    Biblical interpretation and feminist theology: biblical and theological epistemology, hermeneutics, rhetoric, politics of interpretation, issues of theological education, radical equality, and democracy

    Teaching Profile

    Gospel Stories of Women, Introduction to the New Testament: History and Interpretation, Democratizing Biblical Studies, Feminist Biblical Interpretation, New Testament Ethics and Rhetoric: Seminar, Religion and Politics in Early Christianity, Rhetoric, Power, and Gender: Seminar, Feminist Theologies – Contexts and Methods, Feminist Theory and Theology

    Selected Publications

    In Memory of Her. 10th ed., New York: Crossroad, 1994.

    Discipleship of Equals: A Critical Feminist Ekklesialogy of Liberation. New York: Crossroad, 1993.

    Revelation: Vision of a Just World. Proclamation Commentaries, Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 1998.

    Jesus: Miriam’s Child, Sophia’s Prophet: Critical Issues in Feminist Christology. New York: Continuum, 1995.

    Sharing Her Word: Feminist Biblical Interpretation in Context. Boston: Beacon Press, 1999.

    Jesus and the Politics of Interpretation. New York: Continuum, 2001.

    Wisdom Ways: Introducing Feminist Biblical Interpretation. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2001.

    Grenzen überschreiten: Der theoretische Anspruch feministischer Theologie: Ausgewählte Aufsätze. Münster: LIT, 2004.

    The Power of the Word: Scripture and the Rhetoric of Empire. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2007.

    Changing Horizons: Explorations in Feminist Interpretation. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2013.



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