TITLE

Art, imagination and the Bible: An interview with Robert Alter

PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;12/18/96, Vol. 113 Issue 37, p1250
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with Robert Alter, a professor of Hebrew and comparative literature at the University of California at Berkeley. Experience in translating the Book of Genesis; Avoidance of heresy of explanation; Use of archaic-sounding language.
ACCESSION #
9701172942

 

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