Jonah’s Story, Our Challenge: Reading a Biblical Narrative for Today’s Church and World

Karl Möller, Jonah’s Story, Our Challenge: Reading a Biblical Narrative for Today’s Church and World

forthcoming, London: SCM Press, 2022

Contents

Please note that the following may be subject to change. However, at present, it is anticipated that the book will cover:

  • Jonah’s Readers: Perspectives on Interpretation
  • Jonah’s World: Historical and Social Science Perspectives
  • Jonah’s Art and Reception: The Poetics of a Biblical Narrative
  • Jonah’s Rhetoric and Allusiveness: Composition, Persuasion, and Intertextuality
  • Jonah’s Depths: Psychological Readings
  • Jonah’s Challenge: Contextual, Liberationist, and Postcolonial Interpretation
  • Jonah’s ‘Otherkind’: Ecological Readings
  • Jonah’s Story as the Word of God: Some Concluding Reflections