ENGL 310 A: The Bible As Literature

Summer Term: 
Meeting Time: 
MTWTh 8:30am - 9:30am
THO 119
John Griffith
John Griffith

Additional Details:

A rapid survey of the more "literary" parts of the Old and New Testaments--stories, poems, theology, philosophy. Students will be expected to keep up with specific assigned readings, attend class regularly, and take part in open discussions. Written work will consist entirely of several in-class essays written in response to study questions handed out in advance.

Text: The New Oxford Annotated Bible, Revised Standard Version, Michael D. Coogan, editor

Catalog Description: 
Introduction to the development of the religious ideas and institutions of ancient Israel, with selected readings from the Old Testament and New Testament. Emphasis on reading The Bible with literary and historical understanding.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Other Requirements Met: 
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March 24, 2016 - 11:25am