Mark as Story: Retrospect and Prospect
Iverson, Kelly R. and Christopher W. Skinner, editors
Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2011 pp. xii + 309. $36.95
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Description: Mark as Story: An Introduction to the Narrative of a Gospel, originally published in 1982 and extensively revised in 1999, was a turning point in Gospel studies, both for the contribution it made to Markan scholarship and for the methodological insights that it advanced. This volume celebrates Mark as Story and offers critique, engagement, and exploration of the new hermeneutical vistas that emerged in the wake of this pioneering study. In these essays, leading international Markan scholars discuss various texts and themes in the Second Gospel, reflect upon the rise of narrative criticism, and offer a glimpse at future trends in Gospels research.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Synoptic Gospels, Mark, Literature
Review by Adam Winn
Citation: Adam Winn, review of Kelly R. Iverson and Christopher W. Skinner, eds., Mark as Story: Retrospect and Prospect, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2012).
Review by Cornelis Bennema
Citation: Cornelis Bennema, review of Kelly R. Iverson and Christopher W. Skinner, eds., Mark as Story: Retrospect and Prospect, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2012).
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