Contributors

Meet Bible Odyssey Website contributors and find out more about their research and publications.

  • wills-lawrence

    Lawrence M. Wills Visiting Professor in Judaic Studies and Religious Studies,  Brown University

    Lawrence Wills is Visiting Professor in Judaic Studies and Religious Studies at Brown University. In addition to The Jewish Novel in the Ancient World (Cornell University Press, 1995), he has also written Not God’s People: Insiders and Outsiders in the Biblical World (Rowman & Littlefield, 2008).

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  • wilson-brittany

    Brittany E. Wilson Assistant Professor of New Testament ,  Duke University Divinity School

    Brittany E. Wilson is assistant professor of New Testament at Duke University Divinity School in Durham, North Carolina. She is the author of Unmanly Men: Refigurations of Masculinity in Luke-Acts (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015), as well as a number of articles on gender, masculinity, and the body in the New Testament.

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  • Ben Witherington

    Ben Witherington Professor,  Asbury Theological Seminary

    Ben Witherington is Amos Professor of New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary and is on the doctoral faculty at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. He has presented seminars for churches, colleges, and biblical meetings not only in the United States but around the world. Recent works include Invitation to the New Testament (Oxford University Press, 2013) and A Week in the Life of Corinth (InterVarsity, 2012). He is the general editor of the New Cambridge Bible Commentary Series.

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  • Jacob L. Wright

    Jacob L. Wright Associate Professor,  Emory University

    Jacob L. Wright is associate professor of Hebrew Bible at Emory University.  He  taught for several years at the University of Heidelberg and is the author of a number of articles on Ezra-Nehemiah as well as Rebuilding Identity: The Nehemiah Memoir and Its Earliest Readers, which won a 2008 Templeton prize, the largest prize for first books in religion. He delivered the prestigious 2010-11 lecture in Milieux biblique at the Collège de France in Paris, and was awarded a 2011-12 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship. 

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