In The Africana Bible, an impressive assembly of African and African-Diaspora biblical scholars, gathered by by editors of the African-American hermeneutics section of the Society of Biblical Literature, offers their collective wisdom in reading the sacred texts of the Bible. Under the direction of a team of editors led by Hugh R. page, this volume invites the reader into the rich, complex often troubled, often joyous world in which Israel's Scriptures have echoed for generations and still resound today.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 512 Vendor: Fortress Press Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 9.25 X 7 (inches) ISBN: 0800621255 ISBN-13: 9780800621254 Availability: In Stock
"The Africana Bible" is a one-volume collection of multicultural and interdisciplinary perspectives on every book in the Hebrew Bible. It opens a critical window onto the world of interpretation on the African continent and in the multiple diasporas of African peoples.