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Exum, J. Cheryl

Overview
Works: 67 works in 315 publications in 4 languages and 14,279 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Art  Conference papers and proceedings  Miscellanea  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Cheryl Exum
The Bible in film-- the Bible and film by J. Cheryl Exum( )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the interface between the Bible and film offers exciting opportunities for both biblical scholars and moviegoers alike. This work deals critically both with films about the Bible and biblical characters, and with a wide range of contemporary films in which biblical themes play a significant, and sometimes surprising, role
The New literary criticism and the Hebrew Bible( )

19 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This highly original volume illustrates what has been happening in the past two decades in Hebrew Bible studies under the influence of developments in literary theory. The methods and practice of reader-response criticism and deconstruction as well as feminist, materialist, and psychoanalytic approaches are all represented here by leading international Hebrew Bible literary critics. The distinctive and eclectic studies of particular texts introduce students and scholars to exciting new dimensions of biblical study
Plotted, shot, and painted : cultural representations of biblical women by J. Cheryl Exum( )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plotted, Shot, and Painted stakes out new territory for feminist biblical criticism. It considers what happens to biblical women in popular culture, in art and in film, and it foregrounds questions about how gender interests affect interpretation and about the roles and responsibilities of commentators and readers. (back cover)
Retellings : the Bible in literature, music, art and film by J. Cheryl Exum( )

14 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big sleep: strategic ambiguity in Judges 4-5 and in classic film noir Eric S. Christianson
Fragmented women : feminist (sub)versions of biblical narratives by J. Cheryl Exum( Book )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Korean and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the biblical narratives, women are usually minor characters in the stories of men. Fragments of women's stories must be gleaned from the more cohesive stories of their fathers, husbands and sons. Fragmented Women begins with the premise that, to recover shards of women's stories from androcentric texts like the Bible, it is necessary to step outside the ideology of the text, subverting the patriarchal perspective that has focused attention on the male characters. In this important new work, the author draws on contemporary feminist literary theory to critique the dominant male voice of the
Reading from right to left : essays on the Hebrew Bible in honour of David J.A. Clines( )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-seven essays from established scholars around the world cover topics including the Pentateuch prophecy, wisdom, ancient Osraelite history, Greek tragdy and the ideology of biblical scholarship make up this interesting and varied collection in honor of David J.A. Clines. Several of the contributors interact with ideas prominent in the work of David J.S. Clines of the University of Sheffield, to whom the volume i dedicated. The authors include Graeme Auld, James Barr, Hans Barstad, John Barton, Willem Beuken, Joseph Blenkinsopp, Walter Brueggermann, Brevard Childs, Reichard Coggins, Philip
Moses' ark : stories from the Bible by Alice Bach( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Bible stories from the familiar tales of Adam and Eve and Noah's ark to lesser-known stories such as Jotham's fable and Saul's meeting with the medium at Endor
Song of songs : a commentary by J. Cheryl Exum( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This commentary foregrounds at every turn the poetic genius of the Song of Songs, one of the most elusive texts of the Hebrew Bible. J. Cheryl Exum locates that genius in the way the Song not only tells but shows its readers that love is as strong as death, thereby immortalizing love, as well as in the way the poet explores love's nature with a mature sensitivity to how being in love is different for the woman and the man. Many long-standing conundrums in the interpretation of the book are given persuasive solutions in Exum's verse-by-verse exegesis. This, however, is not atomistic commentary. The focus throughout is on the poetry of the book - the illusion of immediacy it creates; the blurring of distinctions between anticipation, enjoyment, and satisfaction; and the resistance to closure."--Jacket
Miriam's well : stories about women in the Bible by Alice Bach( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Old Testament stories focusing on women including Naomi and Ruth, Miriam, Hagar, Judith, Esther, and others
Tragedy and biblical narrative : arrows of the Almighty by J. Cheryl Exum( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical narrative has its source in the Bible's uncompromising portrayal of reality as embracing dissolution and despair in addition to resolution and repair
Scripture and other artifacts : essays on the Bible and archaeology in honor of Philip J. King( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signs and wonders : Biblical texts in literary focus by J. Cheryl Exum( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical studies-- cultural studies : the Third Sheffield Colloquium by Sheffield Colloquium( Book )

12 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical books( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the biblical horizon : the Bible and the arts( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virtual history and the Bible( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between the text and the canvas : the Bible and art in dialogue( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was sagt das Richterbuch den Frauen? by J. Cheryl Exum( Book )

9 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy and comedy in the Bible( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reasoning with the foxes : female wit in a world of male power by J. Cheryl Exum( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Retellings : the Bible in literature, music, art and film
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Plotted, shot, and painted : cultural representations of biblical womenRetellings : the Bible in literature, music, art and filmFragmented women : feminist (sub)versions of biblical narrativesReading from right to left : essays on the Hebrew Bible in honour of David J.A. ClinesSong of songs : a commentaryMiriam's well : stories about women in the BibleTragedy and biblical narrative : arrows of the AlmightyScripture and other artifacts : essays on the Bible and archaeology in honor of Philip J. King
Alternative Names
Exum, Cheryl.

Exum Cheryl 1946-....

Exum, Cheryl J.

Exum, J. C. 1946-

Exum, J. Cheryl.

Exum J. Cheryl 1946-....

Exum, Jo Cheryl

Exum, Jo Cheryl 1946-

J. Cheryl Exum British biblical scholar

J. Cheryl Exum Brits vertaalster

אקסום, שריל

Languages
English (221)

German (10)

Latin (1)

Korean (1)