Book Title: Reading Biblical Narratives : Literary Criticism and the Hebrew Bible
Author: Robert Alter
Format: Paperback | 176 pages
Publication Date: 20 Jul 2001
Based on a series of lectures given in Israel, Amit introduces the reader to the subtle ways of the biblical narrators. Covering issues of character, plot development, catchword association, narration, and dialog, she brings the biblical text to life, helping the reader enter the stories from new vantage points.