Bible Stories: How Narratives Work and What They Reveal
Run time: 6 hours, 10 minutes
By Ziony Zevit, American Jewish University
Bible Stories: How Narratives Work and What They Reveal is a fascinating look at some of the most famous stories of the Hebrew Bible. Professor Ziony Zevit’s engaging lectures examine the art of storytelling and will have you reading the Exodus, the Ten Commandments, the Book of Ruth and so much more in a whole new way.
Storytelling in the Bible: How and Why?
Child Sacrifice: Considering the Context
The Exodus: Story or History?
Enslaved in Egypt: What Genesis Suggests About Israelite Slavery
The Story of Ruth: Examining the Missing Pieces
Understanding the Ten Commandments
Unpunished Crimes in the Bible
Front cover image credits from left to right: Tate Gallery, London/Art Resource, NY; Erich Lessing; Alinari, Art Resource, NY; reproduced by kind permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library/Digital image by James E. Trever.