BIBLICAL CRITICISM: Reader-Response and Narrative Criticism

Introduction At the very beginning of his monumental work, A History of Literary Criticism and Theory, M. A. R. Habib declares, “In our world it has become more important than ever that we learn to read critically.”[1] What does it mean to “read critically”? What, in fact, is criticism? The term is tossed around and … Continue reading BIBLICAL CRITICISM: Reader-Response and Narrative Criticism